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something of value that cannot get without joining.
Supported women to receive rights, etc.
Designed to generate public pressure directly on govt officials.
Founded most well known liberal public interest group.Received a lot of money from legal battle against General Motors.Founded Public Citizen group that raised money by direct mail solicitation.
organization that seeks to influence public policy
A person attempting to influence govt decisions on behalf of the group
A group of both Democratic and Republican members of Congress from the farming states of the Middle West that pressures the federal government to adopt policies favorable to farmer
Include 50 members who enroll volunteerly, give to 5 federal candidates, and give no more than $5000 in any election.No more than $15,000 a year to a party
widely shared demand for change in some aspect of the social or political order
Used to be a big social movement but lost power and become smaller organization to continue.Composed of government workers, and other job workers, industry, etc.
Offers incentives from low cost life insurance and discounted prescription drugs to tax advice and group travel plans.Grandma/Grandpa
A well known feiminist group. Founded 1966 by several members such as Betty FriedanFor da ladieszz
Environmental movement group. grassroots. Found in 1892TREEZ
expensive, sophisticated techniques to attract public's attention. Used by interest groups to raise money. Used through computers.
Interest group that engaged in disruptive practices. On the left. NATIVES
Environmental movement group. Dedicated to protecting the wildernessWilderness
Environmental movement group. Want to protect the animalsAnimals
Large feminist movement, moderate solidarity group. Voting
Openly supportive of the Republican party. Drawn by material incentives.
Believe in the goal or purpose of the organization. Attracted to ideology or commitment to benefit society at largeJustice
Well known interest group that included a movement toward rights for colored people
a signal telling a congressional representative what values are at stake in a vote, and how that issue fits into his or her own set of political beliefes or party agenda
the social rewards that lead people to join local or state political organizations. People who find politics fun and want to meet others just like them respond to _________
benefits that have monetary value, including money, gifts, services, or discounts received as a result of one's membership in an organization
benefit that comes from serving a cause or principle from which one does not personall benefit
political organization the stated goals of which will principally benefit nonmembers
assessment of a resprentative's voting record on issues important to an interest group. Designed to create public support for or opposition to a legislator
poltical organization that attract members by appearling to their political convictions with coherent sets of controversial principles
A piece of legislation that was used to keep the atmosphere and air clean of smog, etc.
A bunch of members of the House of Reps chosen by Environmental Action because of their votes against bills that the lobby groups claimed were necessary to protect the environment

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