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Advocacy group - Wikipedia

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Advocacy groups use various forms of advocacy in order to influence public opinion and/or ... Some groups are supported or backed by powerful business or political interests and exert considerable i...

interest group | political science | Britannica.com

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Jan 19, 2007 ... Interest group, also called special interest group or pressure group, any association of individuals or organizations, usually formally organized, ...

What is a political interest group? | Reference.com

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A political interest group comprises individuals who work together to spread the word about their particular political view. These groups can be established as ...

Interest Groups [ushistory.org]

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So, the election is over. How can the average American remain involved in politics without waiting for the next election? One chief means of influencing the ...

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

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Dec 9, 2016 ... Find out who oil and gas industry's favorite political candidate is or how ... Here's a list of the top interest groups contributing to members of the ...

SparkNotes: Interest Groups: Types of Interest Groups

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Interest groups vary greatly in size, aims, and tactics. Political scientists generally divide interest groups into two categories: economic and noneconomic.

US Government for Kids: Political Interest Groups - Ducksters

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Kids learn about political interest groups and how they influence the United States government including lobbyists, marketing, types of interest groups, and the ...

Chapter 6: Political Parties and Interest Groups | CAMPAIGNS ...

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Political parties and interest groups often run campaigns completely independently of candidates, and their efforts can begin long before and last long after an ...

Types of Interest Groups - CliffsNotes

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But there is power in numbers, and political institutions are more likely to r. ... Interest groups are also known as lobbies; lobbying is one of the ways in which ...

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

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N/A, 2016, Outdoor Industry Association Political Action Committee ... Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. 2006, N/A, United States Public Interest Research Group  ...