ch13 - policy in their favor; appeals from the citizens and...

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American Government and Politics Chapter 13: Interest Groups 1. Interest groups: groups of citizens with similar preferences that work towards common goals 2. Lobbying: work of organized interests groups and their representatives trying to sway
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Unformatted text preview: policy in their favor; appeals from the citizens and groups for favorable policy decisions 3. Policy gridlock : when decisions cannot be readily made because either side cannot gain a majority 4. Public interest lobby:...
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course POLS 206 taught by Professor Someonethatwasjusttryingtogettheirdoctorate during the Fall '06 term at Texas A&M.

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