In 1968, many wanted to challenge LBJ but most deferred. One Senator, an obscure and unlikely one, as we discuss, took the plunge. He started revolution that relates to 1968. Eugene McCarthy’s New Hampshire primary started as a joke and went on to nearly beat an incumbent President. It also compelled Robert Kennedy to enter the race.
But McCarthy didn’t stop running..
Now on the Premium Podcast, along with 30 other bonus content items and archived episodes. The premium podcast can be a little as $2 a month. Sign up now!