The clouds of political scandal encircled and endangered the Warren G. Harding administration in 1923. Had he not died in San Francisco, on August 2, 1923, our 29th president may have...
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 13/10/2009
because that was the best reasons those in power could think of to put him out of the way. he had become incredible annoying to them because the preached against their rather worldly lifestyle and abuse of power. In addition he made fun of...
1 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 30/06/2011
Greedy politicians and greedy Robber Baron businessmen with no legal oversight to stop them doing whatever they wanted.
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 17/04/2014
You don't say what time period you need, but you could try Upton Sinclair or move up to Woodward and Bernstein in the Watergate conspiracy.
1 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 01/02/2010
... invasion and 7. Political Corruption... These two combined to destroy the...that the Empire could have survived this corruption, although in a much weakened state as the corruption...
6 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 05/11/2010
Look up Tammany Hall.
1 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 08/10/2012
Most of the governments started out corrupt due to how they were under Spanish rule.
1 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 31/08/2011
Easier to define which do not. The most corrupt cities are likely to be: anyplace which has had the same administration for a long time, and anyplace whose administration believe in high spending.
1 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 27/09/2010
When has Chicago's govt not been corrupt? It was corrupt then and still is.
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 02/03/2011
Boss Tweed took bribes from the criminal gangs in the years before the Civil War. He outwardly used his wealth for charitable purposes like street cleaning but secretly used the money to fill...
2 Answers · Arts & Humanities · 27/03/2012