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“He’d Have Been Beat”

 

Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton

Conversation Details

Reflecting on the victory speech that Robert F. “Bobby” Kennedy had given after winning a US Senate seat from New York, President Johnson complained that Kennedy had failed to acknowledge Johnson’s help in securing that result. Johnson aides Bill Moyers and McGeorge “Mac” Bundy sought to still the President’s pique. 

 

Date:
November 4, 1964
Location:
LBJ Ranch
Conversation:
WH6411-03-6161-6162

Conversation Participants