PopeNotes 11.27.2017 (Boss Tweed - Made a New York Political Machine…
Boss Tweed - Made a New York Political Machine
Progressives hated him
Helped people, but created special interests
Hated by Wilson. Wilson wanted more power to stop this.
17th Amendment - direct election of senators
Ford was a kind of control Nazi
Externality is where a third party is not directly involved.
Progressives think that business should answer to government.
People were worried about Private Power
Exposing Flaws of private power by MuckRackers
Exposed Public problems
Government banned cigarette advertizments in 1970
Carnegie Owned Homestead city
Progressives had a problem with him because he was a monopolist
He could control prices
Economic System was based around the Lone Craftsman