What's depressing is that these tactics keep interesting oddballs out of elected office.
Of all the tactics used to court the youth vote, this might be among the most bizarre.
But his brain trust waves off the usual queries about tactics and controversies.
A powerful nation can sometimes choose the place of its battles, weapons, tactics, but it cannot decide what people remember.
They will be emboldened in their tactics and will only demand more and more.
The hunter's instincts, the hunter's tactics were theirs, and no hunter comes out into the open if he can help it.
Active opposition I could fight; but the tactics are now to ignore me.
Presently the stallion was attacked in the rear, and a vigorous lashing from a strong arm made him alter his tactics.
The Allies adopted other tactics which were quite as effective.
She was gaining the victory again, and he changed his tactics.
1620s, from Modern Latin tactica (17c.), from Greek taktike techne "art of arrangement," noun use of fem. of taktikos "of or pertaining to arrangement," especially "tactics in war," adjective to taxis "order," verbal noun of tassein "arrange," from PIE root *tag- "to set aright."
1766, from Modern Latin tactica, from Greek taktike (tekhne) "(art of) arrangement," from fem. of taktikos (see tactics). Earlier it meant "a tactician" (1630s), and was in use as an adjective meaning "tactical" (c.1600).