Comment: Brown and Root (currently

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Brown and Root (currently

Brown and Root (currently KBR) made a TON with the help of LBJ and during both World Wars and Vietnam. Corporatism at its finest, on full display in both parties. People like to think of Lady Bird as a nice person but her finagling of KTBC and government orchestrated monopoly of communication companies in central Texas made the couple millions, enough to fund ol' Lyndon a House and Senate run against progressive Yarbrough.

Southern Agrarian