Interest Groups

Last update by mayurcooled on 04/23/2014
2517 People have viewed this Quiz
  • Share

public-interest lobby

Answer:
a political organization the stated goals of which will principally benefit nonmembers

View Interest Groups as Flashcard Deck

Related Quiz Content
  • jamahlm1220
    Answered in Interest Groups
    social movement
    a widely shared demand for change in some aspect of the social or political order; may have liberal or conservative goals; ex. Civil Rights Movement, religious revivals
  • jamahlm1220
    Answered in Interest Groups
    political cue
    a signal telling a congressional representative what values (liberal/conservative) are at stake in a vote--who is for/against the proposal-- and how that issue fits into his or her own set of political beliefs or party agenda
  • jamahlm1220
    Answered in Interest Groups
    ratings
    an assessment of a representative's voting record on issues important to an interest group. Such ratings are designed to generate public support for or opposition to a legislator
Interest Groups
Interest Groups
Total Views: 2517
Teams This Deck Belongs To
Deck does not belong to any team.
Flashcard Deck Tags