Interview with Horace W. Busby, 1981

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Horace Busby, Special Assistant to President Johnson, discusses Johnson’s presidency and his decision not to run for re-election in 1968. He describes Johnson’s 1961 trip to Vietnam as Vice President, and recounts his reactions as President to the Pueblo Incident and the Tet Offensive. In addition, Busby reflects on Johnson’s character and his style as a leader.