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Definition(s):

  • (n) 36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)

News

  1. Frank Rich on the National Circus: Edward Snowden Won’t Undo the Patriot Act

    Every week, New York Magazine writer-at-large Frank Rich talks with contributor Eric Benson about the biggest stories in politics and culture. This week: Edward Snowden ignites a debate, Chuck Schumer makes his LBJ play, and the Tony Awards defy the prognosticators.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Summer camps around town

    LBJ BASKETBALL CAMP OF CHAMPS LBJ high school will be hosting its 8th annual basketball camp. Dates for the camp are June 11-13 from 8:30-11:30. Registration for the camp is on June 11 at 8 a.m. Cost of the camp is free. The first 75 campers to register receive a free camp shirt and a free basketball. Clinicians will be Gil Cardenas (Alexander), Hecky Noyola (Martin), Melo Gonzalez (United South ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Laredo Morning Times

  3. LBJ Express Project Honored With ARTBA Globe Award for Environmental Excellence During Construction

    The LBJ Express Project was honored for its outstanding efforts in maintaining environmental protection and standards June 3 at the American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation's (ARTBA-TDF) 14th Annual Globe Awards event in Washington, D.C. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10818725.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Meacham writes about Johnson because "who we are now -- a country in which traditional barriers of race and age and gender are crumbling -- flows in many ways from what LBJ did then."
    on Jan 18, 2009 By: Jon Meacham Source: SYS-CON Media

  2. "LBJ passed away over 30 years ago, but to this day has no federal buildings bearing his name in the Capitol area," Green said.
    on Mar 6, 2007 By: Gene Green Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. "My father wanted the LBJ Library & Museum to always be a place where leaders of the day would come and deliberate the great issues of our time in order that we might better serve future generations," Luci Baines Johnson said in a statement.
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Luci Baines Johnson Source: Dallas Morning News

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