Bio: Ben J. Wattenberg (b. 1933) was an assistant to President Lyndon B. Johnson from 1966 to 1968, and an aide to Vice President Hubert Humphrey in Minneapolis in 1970. He is the author of the following books: This U. S. A. (1965), The Real Majority (1970), The Real America (1974), Against All Enemies (1977), The Wealth Weapon (1980), The Good News is the Bad News in Wrong (1984), and The Birth Dearth (1987).
Ben Wattenburg. Cabinet Meeting, White House, Washington DC, 5/29/1968. Photo # d312-19 by Yoichi Okamoto. White House Photo Office collection, LBJ Presidential Library. Public domain.
LBJ Connection: White House speech writer, Staff Assistant, 1966-1968. Worked for Moyers and Cater.
Wattenberg, Ben J., 1933-,
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