Lyndon Baines Johnson Essay Topics

Lyndon Baines Johnson

In President Lyndon B. Johnson’s State of the Union speech in January of 1964, “The War on Poverty” was declared. Johnson personally appointed Sergeant Shriver to assist him in assembling a committee of academic and civil rights activists. Shriver asked Johns Hopkins University pediatrician, Dr. Robert Cooke, to gather a committee of the best specialists… View Article