Career in Congress After graduating from college inJohnson won praise as a teacher of debate and public speaking at Sam Houston High School in Houston.
Johnson, a notoriously tough boss throughout his career, often demanded long workdays and work on weekends. Following two years as director of the National Youth Administration in Texas —37he ran successfully for a seat in the House as a supporter of the New Deal policies of Democratic Pres.
However, Johnson was never in Kennedy's inner circle and was frustrated by his lack of influence, particularly on legislative issues.
But the man that misled me was Lyndon Johnson, nobody else. There have been numerous military conflicts across the world that have been either fought by or funded by the United States government.
In Augustafter reports that U. Johnson wanted to avoid the Vietnam War as much as possible and focus on his domestic agenda, the Great Society. It could be argued that the previously cited charters, doctrines, and reports show that the United States would have continued down the path of containment indefinitely until the USSR was defeated.