Gilded Age Politics

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political Machines

it's an organization in which an authoritative boss or small group commands the support of a crops of supporters and business who receive rewards for their effects. its usually campaign workers.

political bosses

leaders who got people to vote for them for giving favors. and they made deals with various contractors. but they normally called the political machines

credit mobilier

its an american construction of 1872 involved the union pacific rail road and the Crédit Mobilier of America construction company in the building of the eastern portion of the first transcontinental railroad.

boss tweed

William Magear Tweed was an American politician most notable for being the "boss" of Tammany Hall, the Democratic Party political machine that played a major role in the politics of 19th century

Patronage

its support financial aid that an organization of individual bestows to another . and its also a power to control appointments to offices or right privileges. It can also refer to the right of bestowing offices or the business given to a store by a regular customer.

pendleton civil service act

the united states is a federal law established in 1833 that stipulated that government jobs should be awarded on the basis of merit.