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Pressure Groups

Though once widely used in the United States, the term pressure group is now used most often in the United Kingdom and Europe. Sometimes pressure group and interest group are used synonymously, but pressure group has a much less favorable connotation. Groups that lobby, advocate, or pressure for narrow policy ...

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