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What do Interest Groups Do?
Lobbying is the process of persuading public officials to take actions favorable to a given organized group.
Electioneering is the process of helping a public official get re-elected.
Propagandizing is the effort by an interest group to persuade the general public that the interest group is protecting the general interest in its policy agenda.
Originally posted by exitusstatuquo
When Obama was talking about the new gun control law he will put the weight of his office behind he said that he would be talking to the stakeholders. This translates to he will listen to his controllers and handlers from the global mega-corps which are mostly owned and controlled by European banking cartels.