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A potentially negative aspect of interest groups is that they might A. keep close tabs on the work of various public agencies. B. provide detailed information to the government. C. use tactics that could undermine the political system. D. oppose policies they see as threats to their interests.
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User: A potentially negative aspect of interest groups is that they might A. keep close tabs on the work of various public agencies. B. provide detailed information to the government. C. use tactics that could undermine the political system. D. oppose policies they see as threats to their interests.

Weegy: C. use tactics that could undermine the political system.
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User: Which of the following would be an example of a public-interest group? A. A group lobbying for an increase in the minimum wage B. A group lobbying to increase fuel efficiency standards in all vehicles C. A group lobbying for tax breaks for hybrid vehicle owners D. A group lobbying for larger parking spaces to accommodate SUVs

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A group lobbying to increase fuel efficiency standards in all vehicles would be an example of a public-interest group.
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Which of the following is a direct method of lobbying? A. Organizing a large-scale protest march B. Mobilizing a grass-roots effort back home C. Having dinner with a member of Congress D. Starting a get-out-the-vote campaign online
Weegy: B. Mobilizing a grass-roots effort back home is a direct method of lobbying. User: The most effective action an interest group can take is to A. help elect sympathetic officials. B. help public officials educate voters. C. write speeches for public officials. D. write legislation for public officials. (More)
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Having dinner with a member of Congress is a direct method of lobbying.
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The most effective action an interest group can take is to help elect sympathetic officials.
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Weegy: During a period of inflation, consumers’ dollars do not buy as much as they once did. User: The rate of interest banks pay when they borrow money from a Federal Reserve Bank is the A. prime rate. B. Yield. C. reserve requirement. D. discount rate. (More)
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The rate of interest banks pay when they borrow money from a Federal Reserve Bank is the discount rate.
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