- n 36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)
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- 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 ...
June 12, 2013 - Laredo Morning Times
- 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.
June 12, 2013 - New York Magazine
- 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
June 11, 2013 - PRWeb
- Jon Meacham in SYS-CON Media
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."
- Gene Green in San Jose Mercury News
LBJ passed away over 30 years ago, but to this day has no federal buildings bearing his name in the Capitol area,Green said.
- Luci Baines Johnson in Dallas Morning News
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.