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What was the Credit Mobilier scandal?
A French bank that was heavily involved in bribing American politicians and trying to influence US foreign policy.
An attempt by several American businessmen with political connections to gain control of the Panama Canal Zone.
The revelation of efforts by wealthy robber barons to conquer the gold market.
The scheme by the Union Pacific Railroad to inflate costs of building railroads by creating a fake company which could overcharge the government.
The discovery that patronage jobs were handed out to foreigners.