Presidential Library

The Impossible Presidency

If you have been enthralled, or horrified, by the ongoing movie called The Presidency, you might take some solace in a new book by University of Texas history professor Jeremi Suri. Speaking at the LBJ […]

Presidential Library

Califano: Our Damaged Democracy

“There are no free crumbs in politics,” declared Joseph Califano Jr. at the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin. Califano, an adviser on domestic policy to President Lyndon Johnson, was here to discuss the state of […]

Presidential Library

The Last Republicans

Mark Updegrove is best known for his association with Pres. Johnson: he is the President and CEO of the LBJ Foundation here in Austin. This follows an 8-year stint as Director of the LBJ Presidential […]