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Machine politics and money in elections in New York City.

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Elections -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesThe Rise of urban America
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS1230 1887 .I822
      The Physical Object
      Pagination150 p.
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5756162M
      ISBN 100405024592
      LC Control Number71112552

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New York State has adopted a two phase implementation plan to introduce new voting systems to the voting process in New York.

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