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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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2006, N/A, National Animal Interest Alliance Trust. N/A, 2016, Ocean ... 2006, N/A , United States Public Interest Research Group ... 2001, N/A, Common Cause.

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 ...

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

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Here's a list of the top interest groups contributing to members ...

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 ...

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.

Types of Interest Groups - CliffsNotes

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An interest group is an organization whose members share common concerns and try to influence government policies affecting those concerns. Interest groups  ...

Interest Groups [ushistory.org]

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The most common type of interest group is formed around businesses, corporations, and trade associations. Part of their reputation for power is based on the fact ...

The influence of elites, interest groups and average voters on ...

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Nov 14, 2014 ... While the popular belief is that professional associations and interest groups serve to aggregate and organize average citizens' interests, the ...

Issues, Organizations, and Interest Groups

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Issues, Organizations, and Interest Groups ... Common Cause Political Reform Organization ... Military Spending Working Group Reduced Military Spending

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Interest Groups in American Politics - Twyman-Whitney.com

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Aug 6, 2013 ... An interest group (also called an advocacy group, lobbying group, pressure ... Directory - U.S. Politics - Interest Groups ... Common Cause.

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

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Jul 2, 2014 ... From the eight-hour workday to social safety nets such as Medicare, we owe many of the rights we take for granted to the work of special ...

interest group | political science | Britannica.com

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The common goals and sources of interest groups obscure, however, the fact that they vary widely in their form and lobbying strategies both within and across ...