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Unformatted text preview: • Large public groups participate in activity unavailable to small interest groups • Dirty dozen – most unfavorable companies that environmentalists present to congress (sent to all environmental group members) • Individual class action suits helps protect these companies, provides immunities against being sued, etc Money and political groups and the influence of interest groups • Money: o Political contributions effectively buy/rent support of office holders Continued in notebook…...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PSCI 100 taught by Professor Oppenheimer during the Spring '08 term at Vanderbilt.
- Spring '08