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Title Interest groups unleashed / [edited by] Paul S. Herrnson, Christopher J. Deering, Clyde Wilcox.
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE/CQ Press, c2013.
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 Floor3  JK1118 .I59 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xiii, 285 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A new era of interest group participation in federal elections / Paul S. Herrnson -- The voice of American business : the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the 2010 elections / Robert G. Boatright -- Drugs, doctors, and hospitals : campaigning post-health care reform / Suzanne M. Robbins -- More bang for the buck? Defense industry contributions and the 2010 elections / Jake Haselswerdt and Christopher J. Deering -- Past as prologue : the electoral influence of corporations / Michael M. Franz -- Onward union soldiers? Organized labor's future in American elections / Peter L. Francia -- It wasn't easy being green in in 2010 : The League of Conservation voters and the uphill battle to make the environment matter / Ronald G. Shaiko -- Iron law of emulation : American crossroads and crossroads GPS / John J. Pitney Jr. -- Nimble giants : how national interest groups harnessed Tea Party enthusiasm / Jonathan Mummolo -- School of hard knocks : netroots political associations / David Karpf -- Interest groups unleashed : beyond the 2010 election cycle / Paul S. Herrnson, Christopher J. Deering, Clyde Wilcox.
Subject Pressure groups -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Elections -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Related Names Herrnson, Paul S., 1958-
Deering, Christopher J., 1951-
Wilcox, Clyde, 1953-
ISBN 1452203784 (pbk.)
9781452203782 (pbk.)
OCLC number 781831235