Lyndon B. Johnson's Assassination Report

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Johnson Fifty years ago today, Johnson claimed, “with your courage and with your compassion and your desire, we will build a Great Society... where no child will go unfed, and no youngster will go unschooled” (Nichols, 2014). President Lyndon B. Johnson came in on a promise to fight the war on poverty and implementing the Great Society. Johnson was able to persuade congress to enact a wide range of programs following Kennedy’s assassination. Indeed, LBJ Great Society was the logical conclusion to the philosophy and goals of the New Deal? Johnson major goal was to eliminated poverty and racial injustice. LBJ appointed NAACP lawyer Thurgood Marshall to Supreme Court justice and others African American to governmental position to help fight against

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