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What are the disadvantages for the political machine?

 It is a cause of corruption.   Enormous power especially if use to benefit only a number of people is wrong.  Whoever wrote this is absolutely right. Among the disadva (MORE)

What are political machines-?

A political machine is a small group or leader who manages to  maintain control through popular vote of an area. Republicans or  Democrats controlling a city or state is an (MORE)

What were political machines and why did immigrants typically support them?

Politcal machines are organizations that sway votes or control a city's gov't. For example, Tammany Hall was a political machine in New York City. The leader was Boss Tweed. B (MORE)

Why did some immigrants support the political machines?

Some of the political machines in cities were controlled by people who were immigrants themselves a generation or so ago. An example would be the Irish in Boston.
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