Interest-group lobbying is a controversial activity in American politics and this book provides a study of group power. This edition includes expanded coverage of the changing dynamics of power politics in America; new media venues and grassroots organizing; and the perennial issue of reform.When President Reagan signed a federal charter for the Vietnam Veterans of America, it put the group on the same footing as the ... groupsathe Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Disabled American Veterans, the AmVets, and the American Legion. ... Association, 104, 500 members, the Slovak Catholic Sokol, 50, 000 members; the Ladies Pennsylvania Slovak Union, ... Another important conservative think tank is the Employment Policies Institute, which was started in 1992 by a group ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Interest Group Politics in America|
|Author||:||Ronald J. Hrebenar, Ruth K. Scott|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-02-12|