Meaning of jefe politico in English:

jefe politico

Pronunciation /ˈhɛfeɪ pəˈlɪtɪkəʊ/

noun

(also gefe politico)
historical
  • Chiefly in Spain and Spanish-speaking countries: a political leader; especially a local prefect, boss, or cacique.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in The Times. From Spanish jefe político civil governor, (in Argentina) chief of police from jefe + político political.