Consider this scenario: You are working as an aide for a representative in your state legislature (NOT FEDERAL) and he or she has asked you for a summary of information on a particular interest group.
Use the following instructions to prepare your 10- to 15-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint®presentation to the representative (Slide count does not include the first cover and last listed reference slides.):
Identify and provide a description of one STATE LEVEL interest group. Reseearch an interest group that can address the following:
Discuss its connection or relationship to each of the two major political parties in your state.
Analyze the interest group’s relationship with the two major STATE LEVEL political parties by addressing these questions:
- How does the group influence the state government?
- What techniques does the group use?
- How important is the interest group to your representative?
Summarize the information you found regarding this interest group and provide a recommendation to the state representative for responding to the issue with which the interest group is most concerned.
Include speaker notes.
- For Online Campus, provide detailed speaker notes in the speaker note area when addressing the key elements (150 to 200 words). Include appropriate citations.