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What actions does the National Organization for Women take to try to influence policy...
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- Encouraging people to put pressure on Congress to act in certain ways on a given piece of legislation. This is a classic "outside game" action because it involved trying to get the public to make its opinions known to government.
- Endorse and work to elect candidates sympathetic to their views. NOW donates money to candidates and helps their candidacies by doing such things as providing volunteers.
- Lobbying. This is the classic "inside game" thing for an interest to do. NOW lobbyists speak directly to legislators to try to persuade them to vote to support NOW's agenda.
The National Organization for Women, like most interest groups, engages in a variety of actions to try to influence the government. Among these are such activities as:
Posted by pohnpei397 on April 21, 2012 at 2:02 AM (Answer #1)
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