Trump

or

Mr. Burns?

By building a casino, I could tighten my stranglehold on this dismal town.

Who said it?

You're right! Mr. Burns said this. Nope, sorry. Mr. Burns said this.

This is from The Simpsons: Season 5, Episode 10 entitled “$pringfield (or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Legalized Gambling)” when Springfield decides to legalize gambling.