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Why was Democrat Woodrow Wilson able to win two presidential elections during an era of Republican Party control?

1 Answer
Dec 16, 2017

Answer:

See below.

Explanation:

In the 1912 election, Theodore Roosevelt lost the election. Because of the split Roosevelt created after his loss by forming the third Progressive Party, or the "Bull Moose Party," Wilson took advantage of this situation and won the presidential elections during an era of Republican Party control.