A group of people who share common goals and organize to influence government.
a group of political activists who organize to win elections, operate the government, and determine public policy.
strategy by which organized interests seek to influence the passage of legislation by exerting direct pressure on members of the legislature
public interest groups
groups that organize to influence government to produce collective goods or services that benefit the general public.
Private Interest Groups
Pursue economic goals that only benefit their members
When in the media, you are more towards one opinion or one side of a story. The bias of journalists or news producers within the mass media in the selection of events and stories that are reported and how they are covered