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“No halo shined…

“No halo shined brighter than Eisenhower’s; if America’s greatest hero was supporting the president, he must be doing the right thing.”

One of the most startling quotes from The President’s Club. It refers to Eisenhower’s initial support of Johnson’s Vietnam campaign.Later, Eisenhower expresses that he feels Johnson is using his popularity to support himself in the unpopular war.


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