John F. Kennedy’s Legacy Endures at UVA Law School

In March 1958, John F. Kennedy and his wife Jackie went to the University of Virginia Law School’s first alumni Law Day. While introducing Kennedy before his address, John S. Battle, the Governor of Virginia said, “I venture the hope that in 1960, the Commonwealth of Virginia will join hands with the great Commonwealth of Massachusetts and present to you [as] the next president of the United States.”…

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