Interview with Tom Johnson, November 14, 2016

Collection: Richard B. Russell Library Oral History Documentary Collection

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Description

Tom Johnson, from Macon, Ga, earned an MBA from Harvard University and worked in politics alongside Lyndon B. Johnson before working in professional journalism. In this interview, Johnson details his experience of the White House Fellowship Program, the relationship between Richard B. Russell and Lyndon B. Johnson, and his transition back into journalism. He details the work he did for the Dallas Times Herald, LA Times, and CNN, including covering the invasion of Kuwait and the 2016 Presidential Election.

Date

2016-11-14

Identifier

RBRL175OHD-032

Coverage

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Location

Atlanta, Georgia

Duration

74 minutes



Citation

Tom Johnson and Powell Moore, “Interview with Tom Johnson, November 14, 2016,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 8, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL175OHD/RBRL175OHD-032.