Congressman John Lewis, Democrat from Georgia, talks with Rachel Maddow about his role in the civil rights movement that helped bring about the Voting Rights Act of 1965, and reacts to racial remarks made by Supreme Court Justice Scalia in court today.
Take a look at John F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama get sworn in to the highest office in the land by their respective cheif justices.
A Morning Joe panel, which includes presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, Jon Meacham and Prof. Evan Thomas, talks about some of the most influential presidential of the 1900s. Among those chosen are Dwight Eisenhower, Lyndon Johnson and Harry Truman. The panel also discusses the toll of hold
The Cycle hosts and historian Mark Updegrove explain how President Lyndon B. Johnson was able to work across the aisle on controversial issues, and why Obama should take a page from this playbook.
A portion of a letter from future president Lyndon B. Johnson to Claudia Alta "Lady Bird" Taylor is pictured in this undated handout photo from the LBJ Presidential Library obtained by Reuters February 13, 2012. The courtship letter document correspondence between Johnson, then a Congressional aide,
A portion of a letter from Claudia Alta "Lady Bird" Taylor to future president Lyndon B. Johnson is pictured in this undated handout photo from the LBJ Presidential Library obtained by Reuters February 13, 2012. The courtship letter document correspondence between Johnson, then a Congressional aide,