Saturday, November 25, 2017

Politics

Politics Full Of Corruption

NY Politics Full Of Corruption

Corruption in politics is certainly nothing new; take for example Senator William Blount who, in 1797 was expelled from the Senate for aiding the British in an attempted takeover of Florida. Politicians have been using their influence for both personal and political gain since governments first came into being. There are some governments however that has become almost famous for their levels of corruption. The city of Chicago, Illinois had a political body that became notorious during the 20th century for their involvement with organized crime. It was a well known joke that members of the Chicago police force made…