TITLE

IT'S A WILD, WIDE-OPEN RACE FOR THE SENATE SEAT: Lyndon Johnson's Successor

AUTHOR(S)
Dugger, Ronnie
PUB. DATE
February 1961
SOURCE
New Republic;2/13/61, Vol. 144 Issue 7, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the candidates in the race for the U.S. Senate seat of Texan Lyndon Johnson as of February 1961. Total number of votes won by John Tower, a Republican from Houston, in his campaign against Johnson for the Senate in November 1960; Public image drawn by Attorney General Will Wilson of Dallas; Stance of State Senator Henry Gonzalez on state segregation, minimum wage and federal aid to education; Reasons Democrat Maury Maverick Jr. has a better chance to win than Gonzalez.
ACCESSION #
10588486

 

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