Irregulars

LBJ and Styles Bridges – Bipartisanship in the Days Before Talk Radio and Instant Polling

Democrats and Republicans? Working together? What’ll they think of next? If you think the U.S. Senate is byzantine today, you should have seen it in Lyndon Johnson’s day, when he and New Hampshire’s Styles Bridges worked side by side. The Concord, NH Historical Society gives us this enlightening look at how the two men worked together — and sometimes didn’t — in the spirit of the bipartisanship of the day.

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