James Symington Interview

Former congressman and U.S. chief of Protocol James Symington talked about his family’s relationship with Lyndon B. Johnson and his work in the White House from 1967-68.… read more

Former congressman and U.S. chief of Protocol James Symington talked about his family’s relationship with Lyndon B. Johnson and his work in the White House from 1967-68. For two years he handled diplomatic visits to Washington and established a “protocol” for heads of state. James Symington was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1969 and served Missouri’s 2nd congressional district until 1977. Symington’s father, Stuart, was a four-term Missouri senator and friend of Lyndon B. Johnson. James Symington also served as Attorney General Robert Kennedy’s Administrative Assistant from 1962-63. close

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James Symington Interview

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Program ID:
317314-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 01, 2014 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 03, 2014 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 01, 2014 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 01, 2014 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Feb 02, 2014 | 3:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 03, 2014 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 3