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Lyndon B. Johnson
Lyndon Baines Johnson (/ˈlɪndən ˈbeɪnz/; August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973), often referred to by his initials LBJ, was an American politician who served as the 36th President of the United States
President of the United States
from 1963 to 1969, assuming the office after having served as the 37th Vice President of the United States from 1961 to 1963. A Democrat from Texas, he also served as a United States Representative and as the Majority Leader in the United States Senate. Johnson is one of only four people who have served in all four federal elected positions.[a] Born in a farmhouse in Stonewall, Texas, Johnson was a high school teacher and worked as a Congressional aide before winning election to the House of Representatives in 1937. He won election to the Senate in 1948, and was appointed the position of Senate Majority Whip in 1951. He became the Senate Minority Leader in 1953 and the Senate Majority Leader in 1955
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Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
(/ˌmæsəˈtʃuːsɪts/ ( listen), /-zɪts/), officially known as the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is the most populous state in the New England
New England
region of the northeastern United States. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
to the east, the states of Connecticut
Connecticut
and Rhode Island
Rhode Island
to the south, New Hampshire
New Hampshire
and Vermont
Vermont
to the north, and New York to the west. The state is named after the Massachusett
Massachusett
tribe, which once inhabited the east side of the area. The capital of Massachusetts
Massachusetts
and the most populous city in New England
New England
is Boston
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Salamaua–Lae Campaign
Hatazō Adachi Hidemitsu NakanoUnits involved I Corps3rd Division 5th Division 7th Division 9th Division 41st Infantry Division162nd Regimental Combat Team 503rd Parachute Infantry Regiment 18th Army51st Infantry DivisionStrength~30,000 ~10,000Casualties and lossesAustralia: 1,772 killed, wounded or missing[1][2] United States: 81 killed and 396 wounded[3] 11,600 killed, wounded or captured[1]v t eSalamaua– Lae
Lae
campaignMubo Bobdubi Lababia Nassau Bay Roosevelt Ridge Mt Tambu Lae Nadzabv t e
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United States Senate
Majority (50)     Republican (50)Minority (49)     Democratic (47)      Independents (2) caucusing with the DemocratsVacant (1)     Vacant (1)Length of term6 yearsElectionsVoting systemFirst-past-the-post; nonpartisan blanket primary with a majoritarian second round in 3 states.Last electionNovember 8, 2016 (34 seats)Next electionNovember 6, 2018 (33 seats)Meeting placeSenate chamber United States
United States
Capitol Washington
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World War II
Allied victoryCollapse of Nazi Germany Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires Dissolution of the League of Nations Creation of the United Nations Emergence of the United States
United States
and the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
as superpowers Beginning of the Cold War
Cold War
(more...)ParticipantsAllied Powers Axis PowersCommanders and leadersMain Allied leaders Joseph Stalin Franklin D
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United States Navy Reserve
World War I World War II Korean War Vietnam War Persian Gulf War Global War on TerrorismOperation Enduring FreedomIraq WarOperation Iraqi FreedomCommandersCurrent commander VADM Luke M. McCollumInsigniaWordmarkFormer seal (2005–2017)The United States Navy
United States Navy
Reserve (USNR), known as the United States Naval Reserve from 1915 to 2005,[1] is the Reserve Component (RC) of the United States Navy
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Commander (United States)
In the United States, commander is a military rank that is also sometimes used as a military billet title, depending on the branch of service. It's also (sometimes) used as a rank or title in non-military organizations; particularly in law enforcement.Contents1 Rank1.1 History 1.2 Naval 1.3 U.S. police ranks2 Commander as an appointment2.1 U.S. Army and Marine Corps 2.2 U.S. Air Force3 See also 4 ReferencesRank[edit] History[edit] The commander rank started out as "Master and Commander" in 1674 within the British Navy for the officer responsible for sailing a ship under the Captain and some times second-in-command. Sub-captain, under-captain, rector and master-commanding was also used for the same position. With the Master and Commander also serving as captain of smaller ships the British Navy subsumed as the third and lowest of three grades of captain given the various sizes of ships
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Georgetown University
Georgetown University
University
is a private research university in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States. Founded in 1789 as Georgetown College, the university has since grown to comprise nine undergraduate and graduate schools, among which are the School of Foreign Service, School of Business, Medical Center, and Law School. Georgetown's main campus is located on a hill above the Potomac River. Georgetown offers degree programs in forty-eight disciplines, enrolling an average of 7,500 undergraduate and 10,000 post-graduate students from more than 130 countries.[9] The campus is identifiable by its flagship Healy Hall, which is a National Historic Landmark. The university is known for its graduates entering careers in government and international affairs. Georgetown's notable alumni include U.S. President Bill Clinton, the late U.S
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Bachelor Of Arts
A Bachelor of Arts (BA or AB, from the Latin
Latin
baccalaureus artium or artium baccalaureus) is a bachelor's degree awarded for an undergraduate course or program in either the liberal arts, sciences, or both. Bachelor of Arts programs generally take three to four years depending on the country, institution, and specific specializations, majors, or minors
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United States House Of Representatives
Majority (238)     Republican (238)Minority (193)     Democratic (193)Vacant (4)     Vacant (4)Length of termTwo yearsElectionsVoting systemFirst-past-the-post in most states; nonpartisan blanket primary with a majoritarian second round in 3 statesLast electionNovember 8, 2016Next electionNovember 6, 2018Redistricting State legislatures or redistricting commissions, varies by stateMeeting placeHouse of Representatives chamber United States
United States

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Dallas, Texas
Dallas, officially City
City
of Dallas, is within the 4th most populous metropolitan area in the United States.[8] Dallas
Dallas
is a modern metropolis city in the U.S. state
U.S. state
of Texas
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United States Presidential Line Of Succession
The United States presidential line of succession
United States presidential line of succession
is the order in which persons may become or act as President of the United States
President of the United States
if the incumbent president becomes incapacitated, dies, resigns, or is removed from office (by impeachment by the House of Representatives and subsequent conviction by the Senate). The line of succession is set by the United States Constitution
United States Constitution
and the Presidential Succession Act of 1947[1] as subsequently amended to include newly created cabinet offices. The succession follows the order of vice president, Speaker of the House of Representatives, President pro tempore of the Senate, and then the heads of federal executive departments who form the Cabinet of the United States
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Francis J. Myers
Francis John Myers (December 18, 1901 – July 5, 1956) was an American teacher, lawyer, and politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a U.S. Representative (1939–1945) and a U.S. Senator (1945–1951) from Pennsylvania. He was Senate Majority Whip from 1949 to 1951.Contents1 Early life and education 2 Early career 3 Political career3.1 U.S. House of Representatives 3.2 U.S. Senate4 Later life and death 5 References 6 External linksEarly life and education[edit] Francis Myers was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to John Francis and Mary (née Donnelly) Myers, who were the children of Irish immigrants.[1] His father was a post office employee in Philadelphia for forty years, holding the position of chief auditor upon his retirement.[1] He received his early education at George L. Brooks Elementary School in West Philadelphia, and graduated from St. Joseph's Preparatory School in 1919.[1] He then attended St
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Silver Star
The Silver Star
Silver Star
Medal, unofficially the Silver Star, is the United States Armed Forces's third-highest personal decoration for valor in combat. The Silver Star
Silver Star
Medal is awarded primarily to members of the United States Armed Forces
United States Armed Forces
for gallantry in action against an enemy of the United States.Contents1 History 2 Award criteria 3 Appearance 4 Recipients4.1 Female recipients 4.2 Notable recipients5 See also 6 References 7 External linksHistory[edit] The Silver Star
Silver Star
Medal (SSM)[5] is the successor award to the "Citation Star" (​3⁄16 silver star) which was established by an Act of Congress on July 9, 1918, during World War I
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Presidential Medal Of Freedom
The Presidential Medal of Freedom
Medal of Freedom
is an award bestowed by the President of the United States
President of the United States
and is—along with the comparable Congressional Gold Medal—the highest civilian award of the United States. It recognizes those people who have made "an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cultural or other significant public or private endeavors".[2] The award is not limited to U.S. citizens and, while it is a civilian award, it can also be awarded to military personnel and worn on the uniform. It was established in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy,[3] superseding the Medal of Freedom
Medal of Freedom
that was established by President Harry S. Truman
Harry S

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