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Sunday, Dec. 17, 2023 -- Former President Jimmy Carter was a shrewd politician, though not shrewd enough to know Americans would not cotton to cardigan sweater chats about energy conservation. More noteworthy are Carter's long years of service after the presidency, from building houses to bargaining peace, freeing prisoners and ensuring fairness in foreign elections.
Former President Jimmy Carter is expected to attend the Tuesday memorial service for his late wife, Rosalynn Carter, in Atlanta. It is a tribute that will also be attended by all of the living former first ladies.
Ex-President Jimmy Carter, the oldest former U.S. chief executive ever, will quietly mark his 97th birthday at home in southwest Georgia today.
Both couples have gotten their COVID-19 vaccination. The Carters weren't able to attend President Biden's vaccination.
Last week's visit by President Joe Biden and wife Jill to the Carter Center prompted a presidential photo that's raising eyebrows online.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 -- The 2024 battle lines are being drawn. Biden is pushing a $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill. A Morning Consult poll said 77% of Americans support it, including 59% of Republicans. But Republicans in Congress unanimously oppose it. Will voters think Republicans are obstructionists - or that Democrats are overreaching?
Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021 -- The pandemic and more presently the fear of deadly violence, has dampened the celebratory atmosphere that typically accompanies an inaugural. Museums, art galleries, restaurants are closed - both for health AND security fears. Festive balls and live performances will be "virtual." The grand display of a peaceful transition of power, the trademark of this nation's stable democracy and an example to the world, will be much subdued. But it will go on and will be no less significant.
Jimmy Carter is the longest living U.S. President. He celebrated his birthday on Thursday.
Former President Jimmy Carter said Sunday that he found he "was absolutely and completely at ease with death" after doctors told him in 2015 that his cancer had spread to his brain.
By Jamie Ehrlich, CNN
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter are captured on kiss camera during Thursday night's Atlanta Hawks basketball game.