May 8, 2013 — Also: Lyndon Johnson biographer Robert Caro is put on the spot; a short film inspired by David Foster Wallace; the legacy of Samuel Johnson.
Jul 23, 2012 — We may be three weeks away from learning Mitt Romney's choice of a running mate. Until then, here is a historical look at all the VP picks in the last half century, and which ones were considered a plus — or a minus.
Sep 21, 2010 — Grudges and slights have always been held in American political history. But Jimmy Carter's grudge against Ted Kennedy for fighting him on health care continues to this day, 30 years later.
Jul 30, 2010 — On this day in 1964, President Lyndon Johnson says he will not name any member of his Cabinet as his running mate, an announcement that everyone understood to be a message to Attorney General Robert Kennedy, who had a tense relationship with LBJ.
Apr 26, 2010 — Willard Wirtz, Secretary of Labor under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson, is dead at 98. He was the last surviving member of the JFK Cabinet.
Jan 21, 2008 — Martin Luther King Jr. and President Lyndon Johnson have been in the news... what was King's relationship with the presidents?