Jamie Dettmer recalls long lunches with the Iron Lady at the Savoy Hotel—the whisky, the flirting, and the strong-arm tactics.
While these strong-arm tactics have been criticized by some, the governor enjoys strong support from the local population.
So why does the GOP think it can strong-arm the president into compromising on entitlements without first giving in on taxes?
But author Rula Jebreal says the strong-arm tactics cannot thwart a people committed to his ouster.
The government has overcharged in this case,” he said, “to strong-arm a plea from my client.
Where coffee mills are used in the stores, they are of the strong-arm family and of an ancient heritage.
Mutineers, convicts, strong-arm men, thieves—or just simply pirates.
She and her family had once dwelt in a nice house covered with ivy, and her husband was a wood-cutter, like strong-arm.
You try any strong-arm stuff on me and I'll scream for help!
Meanwhile, in Syria, France has thus far succeeded in maintaining relative order by strong-arm methods.
Using threats of violence; physically brutal: strong-arm work around election time/ We reprehended his strong-arm tactics (1901+)
To use force and intimidation: We can't strong-arm them into voting our way (1903+)