interest group

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(usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims

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In some cases in this country, dues have gone down well over 50 percent when workers claimed this exemption, according to public advocacy groups.
Gray Davis received a score of 73 percent, for signing the majority of bills backed by the advocacy group.
As President Bush gathers this week with his top aides and key Senate leaders, advocacy groups arm their war rooms and political advertising consultants draft 30- and 60-second television and radio spots, one question arises: with a seat on the Supreme Court at stake, how will the Web be used to motivate the masses?
National Home Advocacy Group steps in to help homeowners with solid information and guidance that gets them back on track to stop foreclosure and create a better financial future.
Advocacy Group Inc combines years of Madison Avenue e-commerce expertise, political campaign professionals and grassroots advocacy specialists to provide high-impact, advocacy campaigns.
The accusations have upset both the advocacy group and some Democrats, who called it a "witch hunt".
She said that if legislative action failed, the research council, along with a coalition of other advocacy groups, would pursue legal action.
Dollard of the State Supreme Court for Queens County, refused to enjoin the City Department of Environmental Protection from beginning work on the water filtration plant in a related case brought by the Croton Watershed Clean Water Coalition, another advocacy group, and several individuals.
We need to see the public as a vital resource and force for positive change," said Susan Seacrest, president of The Groundwater Foundation, an education and advocacy group.
Acumen recognizes the need for an advocacy group that links those involved in delivering significantly better therapies for brain and nervous system illnesses," said David Summa, President and CEO of Acumen.
CSIA is the only advocacy group dedicated to ensuring the privacy, reliability and integrity of information systems through public policy, technology, education and awareness.
Organizational structures used to integrate patient advocacy group and professional association relations * Methods for coordinating relationship building efforts * Tactics for recruiting and training top employees for both patient advocacy groups and professional association relations functions * Strategies for launching effective activities with international organizations * Case studies of company-sponsored activities with outside organizations
William ``Pete'' Knight, R-Palmdale, the event at The Gun Shop was only the second in the state to be sponsored by the Second Amendment Sisters, a firearm advocacy group.
We are pleased that this advocacy group has been formed to address the important issues of our industry.
Organizational structures used to integrate patient advocacy group and professional association relations - Methods for coordinating relationship building efforts - Tactics for recruiting and training top employees for both patient advocacy groups and professional association relations functions - Strategies for launching effective activities with international organizations - Case studies of company-sponsored activities with outside organizations
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