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  • Jimmy Carter
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    Jimmy Carter (James Earl Carter, Jr. ), thirty-ninth President of the United States, was born October 1, 1924, in the small farming town of Plains, Georgia. Peanut farming, talks of politics, and devotions to the Baptist faith were mainstays of his upbringing. His father, James Earl Carter, Sr., was a farmer and businessman; his mother, Lillian Gordy Carter, a registered nurse. He was educated in the Plains public schools, attended Georgia Southwestern College and the Georgia Institute of Techno...
  • Encomium Of Jimmy Carter
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    There is an old Latin saying that reads, "Dimidum fact i qui coe pit habit sa pere aude" (He who has begun has half done. Have the courage to be wise. ). For proof of this, you need look no further than to our thirty-ninth president James Earl Carter Jr., more fondly known as Jimmy Carter. During his presidency, Pres. Carter showed himself prudent and often made the wise decision over the popular vote. Jimmy Carter aspired to make government competent and compassionate and his achievements were ...
  • Jimmy Carter
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    Jimmy Carter Jimmy Carter was born on October 1, 1924, in Plains, Georgia. He was the first president to be born in the hospital (the Wise Clinic in Plains). His parents were James Earl Carter (born 1894, died 1953), and Lillian Gordy Carter (born 1898, died 1983). Jimmy had 3 siblings, Ruth Carter (Stapleton), Gloria Carter (Spann), and William Alton (Billy) Carter. Jimmy Carter's ancestry was English, his religion is Baptist. He went to the following schools: - Plains High school, Georgia (192...
  • High Expectations For Carter
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    James Earl Carter Jr., or Jimmy Carter was a democrat elected president of the United States in 1977. His term lasted until 1981. He was a good president in my opinion. He did many good things during his time as president. There were high expectations for Carter. Inflation and interest rates were at a near record high, and a short recession was caused by efforts to reduce them. Carter asked businesses to avoid big price increases and labor leaders to hold down wage demands to fight inflation. Un...
  • Ford For The Position Of Presidential Candidate
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    "Apathy is dead", said Paul Sullivan, the Illinois manager for Jimmy Carter. The number of voters was "astonishingly heavy" as they came to vote in "fantastically high" number. With beautiful weather across the country reports of jammed voting places came in from state after state. Before the polls would close in Florida, they would report on having reached the highest level of voter turn-out since 1952. Labor unions that had supported the Carter campaign with their unusually sophisticated compu...
  • President Jimmy Carter
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    James Earl Carter, Jr. was born on October 1, 1924 in Plains, Ga. The Carters lived in a three bedroom farmhouse in a remote region of Southwest Georgia. Jimmy (which became his nickname) was the eldest of two sisters, Gloria and Ruth, and a brother named William Alton. Carter's father was both a farmer and a businessman. He ran a store selling farm products on their property in Archery, which was just a few miles from Plains. Carter's mother Lillian Gordy Carter was a registered nurse. Carter's...
  • President Jimmy Carter
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    The term American has been around in widespread use ever since the revolutionary war and the great nation known as America was formed in 1776. But have you ever stopped to think about what it really means to be an American? Who would you choose as a good role model or example of an American? To me an American is someone who embodies the love of freedom and the willingness to defend that freedom. It is a person who believes in equality for all races and who works to ensure those rights. An Americ...
  • President Carter And The Center
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    A National Treasure Jimmy Carter Essay, Research National Treasure Jimmy Carter A NATIONAL TREASURE: JIMMY CARTER Jimmy Carter was president from January of 1977 to January of 1980. During his presidency, however, he did not accomplish nearly as much as he has in the past 18 years. In 1984, Carter joined the Habitat for Humanity Organization, a nonprofit organization that helps build homes for the needy in the United States and in other countries. This began when the former President led a group...

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