The political activities of the Koch brothers include the financial and political
influence of ... Having bought out two other brothers' interests, they remain in
control of the .... AFP is the ...
Political action committees.
Faction – A term the founders used to refer to political parties and special
interests or interest groups. Pluralism – A theory of government that holds that
Sep 4, 2014 ... “Special interests” and lobbyists are often derided for their perceived ... Still,
certain kinds of representation frequently raise hackles — arms and oil ... Change
since 1945 — explores the political power of interest groups.
May 11, 2016 ... But, once elected, the lawmaker's views about special interest cash ... fundraising
from political action committees tied to advocacy groups and corporations. ....
before her State Department approved increased arms exports.
present theories of interest groups, political p)atrtie8, and public ... work groups
concerned with special problems. ...... reaucracy, responsible to the political arm,.
In its state legislative political campaigns and lobbying efforts, the tobacco
industry's ... that the Tobacco Institute—the tobacco industry's political arm—
budgeted for ... special interest group money, to provide technical support and
paid political ...
Jun 2, 2016 ... The political arm of United Mine Workers of America, a union of coal ... of a liberal
special interest group in Washington that is dedicated to ...
Mar 7, 2014 ... based group is far from the only education reform organization that has gained ....
special interest groups the union has begun to face in recent years. .... were
Bloomberg and the political arm of education reform nonprofit ...
These groups are not supposed to engage in any political activities, though some
... such as the Teamsters PAC; or ideological interests, such as the EMILY's List ...
general or special) and up to $15,000 annually to a national political party.