"Public Opinion Polls"
In this chapter you have learned about the types of interest groups in the United
States, how lobbyists affect public policy, how public opinion is formed in
the United States, and the methods used to measure public opinion. In this activity
you will take a closer look at an organization that conducts polling to monitor
public opinion on various issues.
Destination Title: Public Agenda
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Start at the Public Agenda Online Web site.
After you have read through the information, answer the following questions.
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