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The way to have power is to take it.

The way to have power is to take it.

I don't care a straw for your newspaper articles, my constituents don't know how to read, but they can't help seeing them damned pictures. ---->>>

I don't care who does the electing, so long as I get to do the nominating. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: April 3, 1823
Die: April 12, 1878
Occupation: Politician

William Magear Tweed (April 3, 1823 – April 12, 1878)—often erroneously referred to as "William Marcy Tweed" (see below), and widely known as "Boss" 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 New York City and State (wikipedia)