articles tagged "Lyndon B. Johnson"

50 Years of the War on Poverty

Tuesday, 14 January 2014 | buzz
Lyndon Johnson signing the Medicare bill in 1965.

After 50 years of the War on Poverty, both the government programs it created and poverty are still around. Who’s winning? more »

Nicholas Johnson Calling The Nomination Of Tom Wheeler For FCC Chair Bizarre

Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | buzz
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  Nicholas Johnson joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. Johnson is the former Commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission appointed by Lyndon B. Johnson. He is also the author of “How To Talk Back To Your Television Set.” Currently he is teaching at the University of Iowa College of Law. He also has a blog here.        more »

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