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Augusta's grip on LBJ apparently hurt

...his hand?That is a small mystery about President Lyndon Johnson's Oct. 26, 1964, visit to Augusta.Sometime...Oct. 24 and Oct. 27."So we might speculate that Lyndon Johnson, one of the physically largest presidents in American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-25/augustas-grip-
LBJ's unfortunate Augusta visit

President Lyndon Johnson had every reason to feel confident...easily trounce the Arizona Republican.Lyndon Johnson, however, would not carry Richmond...Richmond County nor Georgia voted in the Lyndon Johnson national majority. Goldwater took...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-25/lbjs-unfortuna
Ramblin' Rhodes: Sanders was gentleman who made Augusta better

...of Georgia where I started crossing paths with Sanders, including talking to him in a receiving line for President Lyndon Johnson's daughter, Lucy, who was visiting the campus.Over the next five decades I was lucky enough to interview him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-25/ramblin-rhodes-sander
Uh-oh, it's that time again: Uncontrolled envy is a dangerous emotion

...reducing our needless urge to reduce inequality. Vast political efforts to achieve this goal (starting with President Lyndon Johnson's famous War on Poverty) have failed.Over lengthy periods, we have not seen a decline in inequalities, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-09/uh-oh-its-time-a
Ruling for South Carolina's rural schools is encouraging for reform

...suggest this with complete confidence that the willingness and intelligence exist for it to be achieved. PRESIDENT LYNDON Johnson envisioned a "Great Society" when he implemented the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 for economically...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-23/ruling-south-car
Carl Sanders

...During his tenure as Governor, Sanders also developed a close political and personal friendship with President Lyndon Johnson and chaired the Rules Committee of the 1964 Democratic National Convention. In 1970, having been out of state government...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173214788
Carl Sanders

...During his tenure as Governor, Sanders also developed a close political and personal friendship with President Lyndon Johnson and chaired the Rules Committee of the 1964 Democratic National Convention. In 1970, having been out of state government...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173201993
1964 media missed vice presidential candidate Bill Miller's message

...William Harper JOHNSON COMES TO AUGUSTAMy recollection of the 1964 presidential campaign was when President Lyndon Johnson made a campaign stop in Augusta in October 1964.His itinerary was made public and after Air Force One landed at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-05/1964-media-missed-vice-presid
The Way We Were: Rally on Broad Street

...Confederate Monument.Four weeks later, Goldwater carried both Richmond County and Georgia on Election Day, but Democrat Lyndon Johnson won the national vote in a landslide, claiming 44 states.But local Republicans still had their memories of a rousing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-28/way-we-were-rally-broad-stree
Don't put faith in earthly rulers

...soul-numbing political ads, all engineered to scare us into voting against someone. (Check out the classic "Daisy" ad Lyndon Johnson ran against Barry Goldwater in 1964, essentially predicting nuclear holocaust should Goldwater be elected.)Sadly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-17/dont-put-faith-earthly-r