Which statement describes a primary role of political parties in helping citizens engage with the U.S. government? A. Increasing citizens' interest in politics by encouraging them to see opposing parties as the enemy B. Funding citizens' trips to Washington, D.C. C. Pointing out that individual citizens' votes do not make a difference in most elections D. Polling citizens to assess their opinions

Accepted Solution

The correct answer is letter D. It is important for politicians to have access and knowledge of citizens' opinions and needs. Specially nowadays, with so many addressing resources, the political parties are more able than ever to actually acknowledge people's needs and by doing so, citizens' are not only more present and interested in politics but it's also a way of politicians to be seen and assemble votes.