Read about the 1964 US Presidential Election in which Lyndon Johnson (Democrat) beat Barry Goldwater (Republican) by a landslide.


1956 vs 1964 – a remarkable turnaround in US political fortunes and geography

When a political party gets walloped in an election, it clings on in the areas of its bedrock support. That happened in both the 1956 and 1964 US Presidential elections. … Read the full post »