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Noun Concept
Categories: Activism, Civic organizations, Advocacy groups, Political terminology, Public choice theory
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lobby  pressure group  third house  advocacy group  lobby group
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An interest group that tries to influence legislators or bureaucrats to act in their favor, typically through lobbying Open English WordNet
Advocacy groups, also known as interest groups, special interest groups, lobbying groups, pressure groups, or public associations use various forms of advocacy and/or lobbying in order to influence public opinion and ultimately public policy. Wikipedia
Groups using advocacy in order to influence public opinion and policy Wikidata
Any politically active group with a common set of values about resource use allocation. OmegaWiki
A class or group of people who try to lobby or influence public officials; collectively, lobbyists. OmegaWiki
A class or group of people who try to influence public officials; collectively, lobbyists. Wiktionary
An advocacy group. Wiktionary
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The influence of the tobacco lobby has decreased considerably in the US. Wiktionary