As a candidate for president in 1976, Jimmy Carter called for a government “as honest and decent and fair and competent and truthful and idealistic as are the American people.” The cynics rolled their eyes. They misjudged him. Carter believed sincerely in the potential goodness of both the government and its people, and
Former US President Jimmy Carter was admitted to an Atlanta hospital on Monday for a procedure to relieve brain pressure from bleeding caused by recent falls, the Carter Center said in a statement.
With just seven short days remaining until the last votes of the 2020 election are cast, political veterans from both ends of the ideological spectrum have been chattering away about some strange goings-on in America’s second most populous state.
Joe Biden was the first US Senator to endorse Jimmy Carter for president in 1976. Now, as his presidency gets under way in earnest, Biden could do worse than emulate his old friend. Not Carter the politician, but Carter the president.
Joe Biden looks tall enough for distinction, but in the picture he appears like a giant, almost dwarfing the former First Lady. So does Jill Biden, who is holding the hand of a much smaller Jimmy Carter.
Jimmy Carter will be remembered at home and abroad as the best ex-president the US has ever had. He was the only one of four US presidential recipients
After a series of short hospital stays, former US President Jimmy Carter decided on Saturday to spend his remaining time at home with his family and receive hospice care instead of additional medical intervention, Xinhua news agency reported.