What does the group stand for?  (usually this is in the “”About”” section),
What activities does it engage in to draw attention to the cause/change government policy?
What types of benefits does the group offer to prospective and current members?
Is it an offshoot of a national interest group?  If yes, how is it similar/dissimilar to its national counterpart?
What attracts you to this group?
Is the group likely to be successful in swaying public opinion/political leaders?  Why or why not?  Consider what you know about political culture in Texas, the current legislature and executive.