This website is part of the USC Annenberg Digital Archives. Read More

This website is part of the USC Annenberg Digital Archives. Read More

The mutual attraction between Hollywood and Washington has been a long-standing affair. But how much influence does the entertainment industry have inside the Beltway?

Here's a look at some of Hollywood's behind-the-scenes political players and activists and at some of the key policy issues that tickle Tinseltown.

The Top Political Players in Hollywood Political Power of the Alcohol Lobby Playing Politics with Healthcare Who Runs Los Angeles? The Nuclear Landscape The Elephant in the Room Political Power of the Pro-Israel Lobby Schooled, Education Reform Rich Congress, Poor Constituents About the Project