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39th president of the United States

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Jimmy Carter: 39th president of the United States
James Earl Carter Jr. is an American politician, philanthropist, and former farmer who served as the 39th president of the United States from 1977 to 1981. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as a Georgia State Senator from 1963 to 1967 and as the 76th governor of Georgia from 1971 to 1975. Since leaving the presidency, Carter has remained active in the private sector; in 2002, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work in co-founding the Carter Center.

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Put Iowa caucuses out of their misery. Results delay further undermines privilege to be 1st.

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Frank Press, White House Science Adviser, Is Dead at 95

After serving as President Jimmy Carter’s chief aide on scientific matters, he led the National Academy of Sciences for 12 years.
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Anne Cox Chambers, Media Heiress and Ex-Ambassador, Dies at 100

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter released from hospital

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was released from a Georgia hospital on Wednesday after undergoing treatment for a urinary tract infection, his spokeswoman at the Carter Center said.
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President Jimmy Carter hospitalized for infection

Former president Jimmy Carter, 95, admitted to a Georgia hospital over the weekend for a urinary tract infection.  
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Former U.S. President Carter hospitalized in Georgia with urinary tract infection

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, released from one hospital in Georgia the day before Thanksgiving, was admitted to another over the holiday weekend for treatment of a urinary tract infection, the..
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Jimmy Carter Back in the Hospital

The 39th president was treated over the weekend for a urinary tract infection and “is feeling better,” his spokeswoman said. Mr. Carter, 95, has endured several medical issues in recent months.
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Jimmy Carter released from hospital ahead of Thanksgiving

Former President Jimmy Carter was discharged Wednesday morning after a two-week stay in an Atlanta hospital and headed home to spend Thanksgiving with his family. The oldest living former president had..
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Democrats and Republicans gear up for public hearings; Former President Jimmy Carter hospitalized.
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Former U.S. President Carter home for the holidays after surgery

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was discharged from a hospital in Georgia on Wednesday after a successful surgery to relieve pressure on his brain, heading home one day before the Thanksgiving..
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'A fighter': President Jimmy Carter's neighbors know they'll say goodbye one day, but not yet

The folks in President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia, say he will bounce back yet again from the latest medical concern.
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Former President Jimmy Carter 'up and walking' day after brain surgery, pastor says

The Rev. Tony Lowden of Maranatha Baptist Church visited former President Jimmy Carter at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.
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Jimmy Carter Recovering After Surgery

The former president underwent a procedure to relieve bleeding in his skull attributed to recent falls. He will remain in an Atlanta hospital for now.
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Jimmy Carter talks "Faith," North Korea diplomacy and Russia

In a wide-ranging interview with "CBS This Morning" co-host Norah O'Donnell, former President Jimmy Carter says he believes U.S. talks with North Korea could lead to that country's denuclearization...
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Jimmy Carter: I'm willing to help Trump on North Korea

The former president tells "Sunday Morning" the White House has briefed him on developments with Kim Jong Un
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Excerpt: Jimmy Carter's "Faith: A Journey for All"

In his latest book the former president writes about the importance of faith to help man meet today's challenges and evolve a future of peaceful coexistence
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Jimmy Carter: My preference would be that Trump "not be impeached"

The former president tells "Sunday Morning" he would like Special Counsel Robert Mueller to reveal what he has turned up in his investigation
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Jimmy Carter on his journey of "Faith"

The former president talks with Jane Pauley about his recent health crisis, and his continued teachings of faith
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Jimmy Carter sees "no threat" to 2nd Amendment from March for Our Lives youth

Former president says he watched "with great attention" as rallies unfolded across the nation on Saturday
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Jimmy Carter hails John McCain's "commitment to the truth"

Former President Jimmy Carter spoke to "CBS This Morning" co-anchor John Dickerson about the life and legacy of Sen. John McCain
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Former President Jimmy Carter: Trump "is very careless with the truth"

Jimmy Carter tells "CBS This Morning" co-host John Dickerson "I went through my campaign and my presidency without ever lying to the people"
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Jimmy Carter on service and how the presidency has changed

At 93 years old, Jimmy Carter ​is still actively finding ways to serve his country by building homes with Habitat for Humanity
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Jimmy Carter is now a tenured professor — finally

The 94-year-old ex-president lectures on religion, public health, political science and history
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Jimmy Carter teaches first Sunday school class since hip surgery

He told people gathered at the Maranatha Baptist Church that he and his wife have nursing care at home and are doing fine
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Jimmy Carter celebrates 95th birthday

The former president, human rights activist and Sunday School teacher is celebrating in a wholesome way – by dropping the admission to his presidential library to just 95 cents
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Jimmy Carter to teach Sunday school less than 2 weeks after injury

The pastor at Maranatha Baptist, Tony Lowden, says Carter's stamina is "amazing"
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Former president Jimmy Carter out of surgery

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter underwent surgery Tuesday morning at Emory University Hospital to relieve pressure on his brain. (Nov. 12)  
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Neurosurgeon details Jimmy Carter's procedure

Neurosurgeon Daniel Orringer from NYU Langone Health describes the surgery President Jimmy Carter underwent to relieve pressure from brain bleeding linked to recent falls. (Nov. 12)  
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Risks of President Jimmy Carter's operation for brain pressure

Former President Jimmy Carter was hospitalized in Atlanta late Monday for a surgical procedure to relieve pressure on his brain. This comes after the 95-year-old suffered several falls that triggered..
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What is the procedure that hospitalized Jimmy Carter? A doctor explains

The Carter Center said in a statement that he was admitted Monday to Emory University Hospital for a procedure to relieve pressure after recent falls.
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Jimmy Carter recovers from brain surgery in Atlanta

The pressure was caused by Carter's recent falls
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Former President Jimmy Carter surgery: What we know about operation to relieve pressure on his brain

Carter is recovering in a Georgia hospital following a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain due to bleeding caused by previous falls.
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Former U.S. President Carter recovering in hospital after successful brain procedure

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was recovering at an Atlanta hospital on Tuesday after safely undergoing a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain from bleeding caused by recent falls, the Carter..
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Eye Opener 8: Jimmy Carter undergoing brain procedure

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Jimmy Carter hospitalized to undergo brain procedure

Former President Jimmy Carter is due to have brain surgery Tuesday in Atlanta. The 39th president has had a series of falls this year, and doctors say that has led to severe swelling. Mark Strassmann..
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