International leaders, including President Barack Obama and former Presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, will honor Nelson Mandela at a public memorial service at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg tomorrow. The memorial service will begin at 11 a.m. Show More Summary
America is now in a foreign policy age similar to the one it faced under Jimmy Carter: Russia perceives clear weakness and it pursues aggression.
"It's kind of like Jimmy Carter all over again."
Not satisfied with being one of the most brilliantly insane basketball players of all time, Dennis Rodman has decided to travel down roads blazed by Jimmy Carter and numerous others in an idealistic effort to become a peace broker for … Continue reading ?
Jay Leno was in school. Jane Fonda was shooting a movie in Paris, and Jimmy Carter was hauling peanuts and grain on his tractor. NBC News compiled more than six hours of interviews with celebrities and historians detailing their memories of Nov. Show More Summary
In his new book Renewable, science writer Jeremy Schere offers a fascinating history of renewable energy in the United States, and a look toward its future. In this excerpt, he tells the almost-forgotten story of how President Jimmy Carter tried to make the White House run on solar power. Read more...
Until now, virtually every president who has dabbled with comprehensive health reform has failed spectacularly, often at huge political cost. Think of Harry Truman's lonely campaign for national health insurance, Jimmy Carter's devastating...Show More Summary
On Breitbart News Sunday on Sirius XM Patriot channel 125, Fox News contributor Pat Caddell, who was one of President Jimmy Carter's top advisers, said John F. Kennedy's assassination not only damaged "the psyche of America," but also is when Americans started to lose trust in its institutions. Show More Summary
Today's topics include Obamacare, Benjamin Franklin, Ken Buck, bread, circuses, celebs, and Jimmy Carter. What's not to love? I mean, besides Jimmy Carter of course.
(ATLANTA) — The Central Intelligence Agency has declassified 1,400 pages of intelligence related to the Camp David Accords that former President Jimmy Carter negotiated in 1978 with the leaders of Israel and Egpyt. The documents include...Show More Summary
If you subscribe to the PP daily (and why wouldn’t you?) you would know that Jimmy’s Grandson teased a big announcement for today. Now we know what it is. A new poll finds that Nathan Deal is “vulnerable.” This poll is from the totally-objective-no-reason-to-have-skewed-results organization The Democratic Governor’s Association. The poll apparently finds that 36% [...]
(Steven Hayward) Cartoonist nonpareil Michael Ramirez is beating Obama like a drum right now. Of course, Obama is proving an easier artistic target than Jimmy Carter, and Obama doesn’t even have a beer-swilling brother (that we know of). Anyway, herewith a recent gallery:
Former President Jimmy Carter today called for the United States to adopt a nationwide moratorium on the death penalty. The 89-year-old former commander-in-chief and Georgia governor spoke this morning at the National Symposium on the...Show More Summary
Carter played a role in ending the U.S. Supreme Court's moratorium in the 1970s. But he says he now regrets that decision. The post Jimmy Carter Calls For Death Penalty Abolition appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Jimmy Carter's grandson seeks to become first Ga. Democrat elected governor since 1998.
Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning. Sign up here. Leading Off: • GA-Gov: First-term Republican Gov. Nathan Deal had been running for reelection with no credible Democratic opposition, but that changed Thursday when state Sen. Show More Summary
If we know anything, it’s that having Carter as your last name must mean you will make a great politician. It has been suspected for a while,...
Former President Jimmy Carter’s grandson, Jason, has his eyes on the governor’s chair in Atlanta. It was that position, governor of Georgia, that propelled Jimmy Carter to the presidency. Read more here.