Based on the scenario and the knowledge gained from this section, address the following:
Determine three roles that interest groups play in American politics in terms of impacting election
Interest groups have played a key role on the politics of America; impacting election outcomes.
They are non-profit and are usually voluntary, uniting people with common opinions.
interest groups, a great deal of the small issues that Americans care about would have never
made it to the house floor. The following are three roles that they play in American politics.
- Interest group play a role in getting the voter active in the elections by
getting their attention with issues that are important to them. They use this attention to
get voters to the polls and to also harm the opposing candidate they are not supporting.
On issues such as abortion that play a critical role in elections, it can be a game changer
to have a pro-life interest group on your side.