3: What role does Plunkitt see for political party bosses to play within the Democratic Party? Why does he feel that way?Section 4: Plunkitt and his crowd claimed to be patriotic. Do you think they really were? Why or why not? Explain.Section 5: Why weren’t reformers able to “clean up” government and politics in the mid- to late-1800’s?

3: What role does Plunkitt see for political party bosses to play within the Democratic Party? Why does he feel that way?Section 4: Plunkitt and his crowd claimed to be patriotic. Do you think they really were? Why or why not? Explain.Section 5: Why weren’t reformers able to “clean up” government and politics in the mid- to late-1800’s?