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The Presidents: LBJ

  • Aired: 10/09/2008
  • 03:43:29
  • Expires: 02/28/2018
  • Rating: NR
Sworn in after the assassination of JFK, Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs like the Civil Rights Act through Congress and won a term as president before the Vietnam War eroded his support.
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