“There Ain’t No Daylight in Vietnam”
At the end of a long conversation with Senator Richard Russell about the senator's upcoming recuperative holiday in Puerto Rico -- Russell had been hospitalized in February -- Johnson reveals his pessimism about the increasing difficulty of achieving U.S. objectives in Vietnam.
Date: Mar 06, 1965
Participants: Lyndon Johnson, Richard Russell
Conversation Number: WH6503.03, #7207