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President Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter

Introduction - President Jimmy Carter

Among those on the Democratic Presidents list is Jimmy Carter (James Earl Carter, Jr.) who was elected as the 39th president of the United States in 1977. Despite his achievements while in office, he only served one term before he was defeated by Republican, Ronald Reagan. When the former president first took office, the country was in the midst of a recession. Even though Carter's famous quote "I'll never tell a lie" helped him win the first election, he was unable to persuade Americans to vote for him for a second term. Read more about the achievements and problems of President Carter's presidency in the kid-friendly list of information below; including where he began his career and why he won the Nobel Peace Prize.

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President Jimmy Carter Quick Facts

Jimmy Carter before Elected President

List of Jimmy Carter's Top 3 Campaign Slogans

Jimmy Carter List of Presidential Successes and Failures

Jimmy Carter After the Oval Office