The interest group connection : electioneering, lobbying, and policymaking in Washington / edited by Paul S. Herrnson, Ronald G. Shaiko, Clyde Wilcox

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Subjects: Pressure groups--United States
Political campaigns--United States
Lobbying--United States
United States--Politics and government--20th century
United States--Politics and government--2001-2009
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 2nd ed
Published: Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2005
LC Classification: J, JK
Physical Description: xxi, 410 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Making the connection : organized interests, political representation, and the changing rules of the game in Washington politics / Ronald G. Shaiko 1
2. Interest groups and campaigns : the electoral connection / Paul S. Herrnson 25
3. Interest groups and federal campaign finance : the beginning of a new era / Robert Biersack, Marianne H. Viray 49
4. Interest groups in congressional elections / Richard J. Semiatin, Mark J. Rozell 75
5. Group advocacy in the New Hampshire presidential primary / Linda L. Fowler, Constantine J. Spiliotes, Lynn Vavreck 89
6. Presidential elections : traveling the hard and soft roads to the White House / Stephen J. Wayne 112
7. Continuity and change in the congressional connection / Clyde Wilcox, Dong-Young Kim 129
8. Musical chairs : interest groups, campaign fund-raising, and selection of house committee chairs / Paul R. Brewer, Christopher J. Deering 141
9. Making connections to the appropriations process / Joseph White 164
10. The christian right goes to Washington : social movement resources and the legislative process / John C. Green, Nathan S. Bigelow 189
11. Protecting America's workers in hostile territory : unions and the republican congress / Peter L. Francia 212
12. Dolly goes to Washington : coalitions, cloning, and trust / Kevin W. Hula 229
13. Lobbying the executive branch : outside-in and inside-out / Kathryn Dunn Tenpas 249
14. The legal-institutional framework for interest group participation in federal administrative policymaking / Suzanne J. Piotrowski, David H. Rosenbloom 258
15. Exploring interest group participation in executive policymaking / Scott R. Furlong 282
16. Who serves special interests? : the president, congress, and interest groups / Paul J. Quirk, Bruce F. Nesmith 298
17. Lobbying the justices or lobbying for justice? : the role of organized interests in the judicial process / Karen O'Connor 319
18. Cigarettes, firearms, and the new litigation wars : smoking guns behind the headlines / Wayne V. McIntosh, Cynthia L. Cates 341
19. Defending the faithful : conservative Christian litigation in American politics / Hans J. Hacker 365
20. 'Only permanent interests? : creating and sustaining interest group connections in changing political environments / Paul S. Herrnson, Ronald G. Shaiko, Clyde Wilcox 385
Additional Authors: Herrnson, Paul S., 1958-
Shaiko, Ronald G., 1959-
Wilcox, Clyde, 1953-
Notes: LCCN: 2004025622
ISBN: 1568029225 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 56894544
ISBN/ISSN: 1568029225