Book: Kennedy scorned idea of Johnson as president

Jackie Kennedy Onassis enters the Museum of Modern Art in new York City July 9, 1990, for the movie premiere of "Presumed Innocent." The motion picture stars Harrison Ford and Brian Dennehy. (AP Photo/Ron Frehm)

September 8, 2011 7:38:15 PM PDT
President John F. Kennedy openly scorned the notion of Vice President Lyndon Baines Johnson succeeding him in office, according to a book of newly released interviews with his widow, former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy.