However, if I find there has been wire-pulling I shall know how to deal with it summarily.
How I envy your freedom from care and anxiety, and your innocence of all the wire-pulling that some have to do.
You don't know anything but wire-pulling and crookedness and bribery.
With which short, but sure, wire-pulling Mr. Vandeford opened his campaign to double-cross his own original plans.
All the wire-pulling of the many contestants for the presidential chair failed to get a prize upon it.
He was extremely severe upon all the wire-pulling which is now resorted to in order to achieve success.
Harley, the prince of wire-pulling and back-stair intrigue, had exploded the famous Masham plot.
The latter did not count, for her misfortunes had put her out of this world of wire-pulling.
Wire-pulling extraordinary went on at Kentfield for the next two days.
By wire-pulling and lobbying he succeeded in having the American Navy pay him an unearned salary.