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Advocacy group

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Advocacy groups use various forms of advocacy in order to influence public opinion and/or ..... For instance, if an interest group gives a material benefit to their member, they could give them trav...

National Special Interest Groups - The Voter's Self Defense System ...

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If you know of a group that provides ratings not included here, please contact us at ratings@votesmart.org. Descriptions of organizations are derived from the ...

Public Interest Groups - HUD

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Public Interest Groups .... National Leased Housing Association. -, National Legal Center for the Public Interest. -, National Low Income Housing Coalition.

interest group | political science | Britannica.com

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Interest group, also called special interest group or pressure group, any association of individuals or organizations, usually formally organized, that, on the basis ...

Issues, Organizations, and Interest Groups

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Issues, Organizations, and Interest Groups. Pick an issue. ... Susan B. Anthony List (PAC) ... Military Spending Working Group Reduced Military Spending

Interest Groups [ushistory.org]

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One chief means of influencing the American government is by joining an interest group — an organization that pressures elected officials to enact legislation ...

Find U.S. Congress Interest Groups | MapLight - Money and Politics

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Find out which interest groups made the most campaign ...

10 Most Powerful Special Interest Groups in America - Listosaur ...

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Jul 2, 2014 ... The Center for Responsive Politics reported this pro-choice group spent $170,000 on lobbying efforts in 2012. But as with every other group on ...

SparkNotes: Interest Groups: Types of Interest Groups

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An interest group is an organization of people who share a common interest and work together to protect and promote that interest by influencing the ...

ThisNation.com--Interest Groups

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When individuals have common interests, it often makes sense for them to join together in pursuit of those interests. When this happens, a special interest group  ...

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Top Interest Groups Giving to Members of Congress, 2016 Cycle ...

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May 16, 2016 ... Here's a list of the top interest groups contributing to members of the 113th Congress during the 2015-2016 election cycle. The first list shows ...

Interest Groups in American Politics . An interest group - Twyman ...

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Aug 6, 2013 ... An interest group (also called an advocacy group, lobbying group, pressure group, or special interest) is a group, however loosely or tightly ...

These 20 Special-Interest Groups Are Flooding Congress With Cash

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Jan 31, 2015 ... Where does all that money that influences our political system come from? We have a list of the top 20 special-interest groups lining Congress's ...