Lyndon B Johnson

Type: Person
Name: Lyndon B Johnson (Lyndon Johnson)
Title: President (dead 1974)
Date of Birth: 27081908
Place of Birth: Stonewall, Texas
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Lyndon Johnson
First reported 40 mins ago - Updated 40 mins ago - 1 reports

My dad looked after president Johnson's security

HONOUR: In conjunction with US President Barack Obama's visit, Rafique Sher Mohamed remembers the role that his late father, Sher Mohamed Allah Baksh, played during the first visit by a sitting American president to Malaysia 48 years ... [Published CARI - 40 mins ago]
First reported 46 mins ago - Updated 46 mins ago - 1 reports

PolitiFact: Recaps of recent fact checks

BARACK OBAMAStatement: During Lyndon B. Johnson’s first 20 years in Congress, “he opposed every civil rights measure that came up for a vote.” ... [Published Austin American Statesman - 46 mins ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Immigration Reform - Obama's Great Civil Rights Challenge

Last week President Obama spoke in Dallas, Texas to mark the 50th anniversary of the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. His remarks centered on President Lyndon Johnson’s extraordinary achievements for civil rights and how President Johnson accomplished ... [Published BlueOregon - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Byron Williams: LBJ's partnership in civil rights struggle enhance his legacy

The 1964 Civil Rights Act is 50 years old. The majority of commemorations have focused on the legislative prowess of President Lyndon B. Johnson. When he became president after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, the civil rights establishment was justifiably ... [Published Oakland Tribune - 8 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 2 reports

Kentucky Dems royally screw over Rand Paul's 2016 plans

So Rand Paul wants to run for President in 2016. Rand also wants to run to keep his Senate seat at the same time in case his White House bid doesn't work out.In order to do so Rand needs the Kentucky state legislature to pass a law that would allow him ... [Published Daily Kos - 21 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 4 reports

Could LBJ Do as Much Today?

Fifty years later, it's hard to imagine the enactment of theCivil Rights Act by today's polarized Congress. Maybe, as the oldsaying goes, today's fighting is so vicious because the stakes areso small.We Americans fight less among ourselves when we cl ... [Published HighBeam Research - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

LBJ a reminder of voting rights laws

The LBJ Presidential Library's recent civil rights summit seems to have achieved its two related goals, informing a new generation about Lyndon Johnson's historic presidential achievements and demonstrating their continuing relevance to today's issue ... [Published Oil City Derrick - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Lee: The other side of LBJ's legacy

BY | APRIL 18, 2014 5:00 AMLast week, Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and Jimmy Carter gave speeches celebrating Lyndon B. Johnson’s efforts in the signing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 at the LBJ Presidential Library and Museum ... [Published Daily Iowan - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Leubsdorf: LBJ Library event echoes voting rights concerns

The LBJ Presidential Library’s recent civil rights summit seems to have achieved its two related goals, informing a new generation about Lyndon Johnson’s historic presidential achievements and demonstrating their continuing relevance to today’s issue ... [Published Aberdeen American News - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 3 reports

Michael Gerson Concern Trolls the GOP Tea Party's Opposition to Civil Rights

In tomorrow's Washington Post, Michael Gerson engages in a bout of concern trolling at the GOP. Specifically, the tea party elements are pining away for another coming of Barry Goldwater. But as he notes, what they forget is that Goldwater permanently ... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Hey! Hey! LBJ! What Can You Teach the President Today?

“The Democratic party just lost the South for the rest of my lifetime and possibly yours,” roars Brian Cranston as a grizzled Lyndon B. Johnson at soon-to-be vice president Hubert H. Humphrey in the Broadway production “All the Way.”“What the f— are you ... [Published Harvard Crimson - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Obama Sharply Criticizes Republicans As He Announces 8 Million Have Enrolled

By Grab Media, a blinkx company Enrollment in private health insurance on federal and state marketplaces has surged in recent weeks and now totals 8 million, a feisty President Barack Obama said Thursday. “This thing is working,” Obama said at a White ... [Published IT Business Net - Apr 18 2014]

More Content

All (2770) | News (2323) | Reports (0) | Blogs (428) | Audio/Video (1) | Fact Sheets (5) | Press Releases (7)
sort by: Date | Relevance
My dad looked after president Johnson's security [Published CARI - 40 mins ago]
PolitiFact: Recaps of recent fact checks [Published Austin American Statesman - 46 mins ago]
The Playlist: Eyes on the Prize [Published The Texas Tribune - 49 mins ago]
What would a McConnell-led Senate look like? [Published Bellingham Herald - 1 hour ago]
Michael C. Janeway, former Boston Globe editor ... [Published Washington Post - 1 hour ago]
Dream meeting with Obama for 100 young and aspi... [Published thestar.com.my - 2 hours ago]
BLOW: Cultural self-sorting worse than racial s... [Published Indianapolis Business Journal - 3 hours ago]
World News Quick Take [Published Taipei Times Online - 5 hours ago]
TLC 248/9 Online [Published Living Church - 6 hours ago]
Democrats Confront Vexing Politics Over the Hea... [Published DailyMe.Com - 6 hours ago]
Immigration Reform - Obama's Great Civil Rights... [Published BlueOregon - 7 hours ago]
Byron Williams: LBJ's partnership in civil righ... [Published Oakland Tribune - 8 hours ago]
Letter: Equality should be party platform [Published Columbian.com - 10 hours ago]
Kansas Democrats ‘just don’t win federal statew... [Published Wichita Eagle - 11 hours ago]
Stupidity no aid to responsibility [Published CDA Press - 12 hours ago]
Ukraine overshadows Obama’s trip to Asia [Published Columbus Dispatch - 13 hours ago]
Bush says education achievement gap is ‘scandal... [Published Dallas Examiner - 14 hours ago]
Obama: Civil Rights Movement opened door for me [Published Dallas Examiner - 14 hours ago]
Jimmy Carter: My life was shaped by ‘Black cult... [Published Dallas Examiner - 14 hours ago]
Energy Future Holdings deserves credit [Published Star-Telegram - 18 hours ago]
Address racist politics head-on [Published MySanAntonio - 18 hours ago]
Obama to bolster US "rebalance" to Asia [Published Channel NewsAsia - 19 hours ago]
Obmacare tops 8 million irking GOP [Published Examiner.com - 19 hours ago]
Obama to visit Meiji Shrine, Malaysia’s Nationa... [Published Japan Times - 20 hours ago]
Kentucky Dems royally screw over Rand Paul's 20... [Published Daily Kos - 21 hours ago]
US focus on economic relations with Asia during... [Published Business Standard India - 21 hours ago]
Michael Janeway, and The Atlantic [Published Atlantic Monthly - 22 hours ago]
Mayors sign Fair Housing proclamations [Published InOttawa.com - 22 hours ago]
Rand Paul Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place [Published Examiner.com - 23 hours ago]
Poverty: ERS Analysis and Research [Published Food & Beverage Online - 23 hours ago]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Immigration Reform - Obama's Great Civil Rights... [Published BlueOregon - 7 hours ago]
Last week President Obama spoke in Dallas, Texas to mark the 50th anniversary of the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. His remarks centered on President Lyndon Johnson’s extraordinary achievements for civil rights and how President Johnson accomplished ...
Blue State Blues: We've Betrayed Prague--Again [Published Breitbart Feed - 23 hours ago]
In the summer of 2008, while the U.S. presidential election was in full swing, I took a break from the political fray to visit Prague, where my girlfriend (now wife) Julia was studying Czech. I intended to stay for a week but ended up staying for ...
Transcript: Obama ObamaCare Press Conference [Published Politisite - Apr 17 2014]
REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT PRESS CONFERENCE  James S. Brady Press Briefing Room   THE PRESIDENT: Hello, everybody. Before I begin I just want to express on behalf of the American people our deepest condolences to the Republic of Korea and the families ...
Krugman, Who Is Paid $25,000/Month To Study Ine... [Published Zero Hedge - Apr 17 2014]
When it comes to Krugman's views on any particular topic, he may be right and he may be wrong, but whatever his opinion he always has a much to say about it (even if the factual backing is of secondary importance or outright missing). Today, his chosen ...
Texas blog roundup for the week of April 14 [Published Off the Kuff - Apr 17 2014]
The Texas Progressive Alliance honors the legacy of LBJ and the continuing struggle for civil rights as it brings you this week’s roundup. Off the Kuff looks at the Republican statewide slate and is unimpressed. Bay Area Houston says the ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...

Audio/Video

sort by: Date | Relevance
You Are No LBJ! [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 10 2014]
1

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Fitch Affirms LBJ Infrastructure Group LLC Rev ... [Published Fitch Ratings Headlines Corporate - Mar 10 2014]
Hopes Celebrates 50 Years [Published Financial Services - Feb 18 2014]
LBJ Foundation Honors President George H. W. Bu... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 03 2013]
Mistakes Made By Truck Drivers That Lead to Acc... [Published Auto & Transportation - Dec 03 2013]
Move It Self Storage LBJ in Dallas, Texas Adds ... [Published Auto & Transportation - Nov 06 2013]
1 2
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.