LBJ vs. JFK vs. Nixon

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

JFK said during the 1960 election that nominating LBJ as his vice president was inconsequential because – in his words - "I’m 43 years old. I’m not going to die in office." David Pietrusza’s new book about the 1960 presidential race and how it shaped America today is 1960 - LBJ vs. JFK vs. Nixon.


David Pietrusza

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Can we speculate on what America would have been like if Nixon and Henry Cabot Lodge had won the 1960 election?

Nov. 25 2008 12:22 PM

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