Jimmy Carter

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Daily Press
After 45 years, Centre Court Racquet Club closes its doorscome inside the doors. He saw the Chief of Staff of the Iranian Air Force durin
After 45 years, Centre Court Racquet Club closes its doors
Daily Press / Posted 27 minutes ago
come inside the doors. He saw the Chief of Staff of the Iranian Air Force during the shah's rule play there "back before Jimmy Carter gave Iran away," Shivar said. Virginia's John Warner, who retired as one of the most respected members of the... Read more
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Variety
Bono, Jimmy Carter Feted at Nile Rodgers’ We Are Family Foundation Galathe front doors. In a heartfelt speech, the 55-year-old singer lauded the night
Bono, Jimmy Carter Feted at Nile Rodgers’ We Are Family Foundation Gala
Variety / Posted 5 hours ago
the front doors. In a heartfelt speech, the 55-year-old singer lauded the night’s other big name honoree, former president Jimmy Carter. “As a teenager I began to hear about this poetic figure who was running for President of the United States,”... Read more
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Quartz
Forty-one years ago, the US took a big gamble on Vietnamese refugeesat sea to escape the reeducation camps that had sprung up after the northern vi
Forty-one years ago, the US took a big gamble on Vietnamese refugees
Quartz / Posted 8 hours ago
at sea to escape the reeducation camps that had sprung up after the northern victory over the south. In 1979 US president Jimmy Carter announced he would double the number of refugees from Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos accepted into the United... Read more
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Fortune
Why It’s Time for Bernie Sanders to Support Hillary Clintonhigh risk/high reward moment for the party and its nominee. Edward Kennedy’s sp
Why It’s Time for Bernie Sanders to Support Hillary Clinton
Fortune / Posted 8 hours ago
high risk/high reward moment for the party and its nominee. Edward Kennedy’s speech at the 1980 convention barely mentioned Jimmy Carter, and it was embarrassingly clear that he did not think much of the party’s nominee. It is one reason why... Read more
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Salon.com
We must shame dumb Trump fans: The white working class are not victimshideous racial politics at the center of Christian Conservatism. Randall Balme
We must shame dumb Trump fans: The white working class are not victims
Salon.com / Posted 8 hours ago
hideous racial politics at the center of Christian Conservatism. Randall Balmer, in his excellent biography of President Jimmy Carter, Redeemer, documents and describes how white evangelicals were largely apathetic and apolitical prior to the... Read more
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The Columbian
The single best joke told by each of the presidentsto protesters at UCLA: ” ‘Make love, not war’? By the looks of you, you don’t l
The single best joke told by each of the presidents
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
to protesters at UCLA: ” ‘Make love, not war’? By the looks of you, you don’t look like you could do much of either.” • Jimmy Carter, riffing at the 1979 correspondents’ dinner about the old White House indoor swimming pool that Richard Nixon... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
John Kass: Trump, Clinton spare by Gaffe Immune Disorderdebate between Republican President Gerald Ford and Georgia peanut farmer and f
John Kass: Trump, Clinton spare by Gaffe Immune Disorder
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 17 hours ago
debate between Republican President Gerald Ford and Georgia peanut farmer and future presidential rabbitphobe, Democrat Jimmy Carter. During their debate, Ford said, rather forcefully, “There is no Soviet domination of Eastern Europe.” Debate... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Donald Trump isn’t ‘presumptive nominee’ — yetthird in five of six states in the Northeast. This reminds me of the 1980 Demo
Donald Trump isn’t ‘presumptive nominee’ — yet
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
third in five of six states in the Northeast. This reminds me of the 1980 Democratic race between Edward Kennedy and Jimmy Carter. Just when Carter seemed to have things wrapped up, Kennedy would get a big win. Then Carter would come... Read more
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Daily Mail
This lavish private train can be yours for a cool $10 MILLIONin the 19th century Wealthy luminaries from all over the world have traveled o
This lavish private train can be yours for a cool $10 MILLION
Daily Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
in the 19th century Wealthy luminaries from all over the world have traveled on the train, including former President Jimmy Carter The luxurious seven carriage train boasts a total of 239 seats, a combination of 197 dining seats and 42 salon... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Donald Trump vs. Ronald Reaganthe Gipper as a smiling, avuncular statesman whose speeches could touch the hea
Donald Trump vs. Ronald Reagan
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
the Gipper as a smiling, avuncular statesman whose speeches could touch the heart. When he was running against President Jimmy Carter, though, critics perceived Reagan as a reckless ignoramus with a simple-minded view of the world and a knack for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Single best joke told by every president, from Obama to WashingtonI don't know about that.” “ 'Make love, not war'? By the looks of you, you don
Single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
I don't know about that.” “ 'Make love, not war'? By the looks of you, you don't look like you could do much of either.” Jimmy Carter, riffing at the 1979 correspondents' dinner about the old White House indoor swimming pool that Richard Nixon... Read more
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The Manila Times
NKorea convicts US man for espionageNorth Korea has used the detention of US citizens to obtain high-profile visits
NKorea convicts US man for espionage
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
North Korea has used the detention of US citizens to obtain high-profile visits from the likes of former US Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton in order to secure their release. The United States has no diplomatic or consular relations... Read more
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Newsmax
Biden Seeks Pope's Help for Cancer Curecancer research focused on encouraging the body’s own immune system to target a
Biden Seeks Pope's Help for Cancer Cure
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
cancer research focused on encouraging the body’s own immune system to target and destroy cancer cells. Former President Jimmy Carter was treated with the Merck & Co. drug, Keytruda, after announcing last August that he suffered from melanoma... Read more
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Roll Call
Candidates' Foreign Affairs Blundersscandal and then assumed the presidency when Richard Nixon resigned after Water
Candidates' Foreign Affairs Blunders
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
scandal and then assumed the presidency when Richard Nixon resigned after Watergate. As a result, his 1976 race against Jimmy Carter was his first election on the national stage. One of his biggest blunders came in a debate a month before the... Read more
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Daily Mail
North Korea sentences another US citizen to hard laborthem as leverage in behind-closed-doors negotiations with Washington and Seoul.
North Korea sentences another US citizen to hard labor
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
them as leverage in behind-closed-doors negotiations with Washington and Seoul. When former presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter traveled to Pyongyang to negotiate the release of American citizens it was portrayed in North Korean media as a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Meet Corey Foister, a 25-old cancer survivor running for...district — but continues to meet to people. Foister decided to get in the race
Meet Corey Foister, a 25-old cancer survivor running for...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
district — but continues to meet to people. Foister decided to get in the race in August after hearing former President Jimmy Carter’s announcement this past August that cancer had spread to his brain. That really spoke to the congressional... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Mattituck News: 'Meet the Candidates Night' scheduledpreacher who speaks at a local church on Sundays. Excited, the Feilers wiggled
Mattituck News: 'Meet the Candidates Night' scheduled
The Suffolk Times / Posted yesterday
preacher who speaks at a local church on Sundays. Excited, the Feilers wiggled their way into the church where President Jimmy Carter stood before the congregation and preached. Later on during the service, Pat and Don sat in front of Rosalynn... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Meet Corey Foister, a 25-old cancer survivor running for...district — but continues to meet to people. Foister decided to get in the race
Meet Corey Foister, a 25-old cancer survivor running for...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
district — but continues to meet to people. Foister decided to get in the race in August after hearing former President Jimmy Carter’s announcement this past August that cancer had spread to his brain. That really spoke to the congressional... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Why Liverpool FC legend Kenny Dalglish deserves a knighthoodme for this. More than he hated the Luis Suarez T-Shirt column. Certainly more
Why Liverpool FC legend Kenny Dalglish deserves a knighthood
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
me for this. More than he hated the Luis Suarez T-Shirt column. Certainly more than he hated the flak he took for signing Jimmy Carter. Probably more than he hated any analysis of Stewart Downing’s transfer fee. But here goes. Arise Sir Kenneth... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
A 1970s replayit? Both are still talking about the danger of peak oil and the beauty of renew
A 1970s replay
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
it? Both are still talking about the danger of peak oil and the beauty of renewable energy, as if they were reading from Jimmy Carter's playbook some 40 years ago. And the lines are getting awfully old. As in vaudeville, no act is bad enough not... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Flowers: I almost feel like a party crasherpantsuits as presents, so my devotion to the Dems was tenuous at best. Althoug
Flowers: I almost feel like a party crasher
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
pantsuits as presents, so my devotion to the Dems was tenuous at best. Although my memory is dim, I do believe I voted for Jimmy Carter the first time I could cast a ballot. The memory is probably dim because I usually push unpleasant things far to... Read more
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ABC News
Prominent Detentions of Foreigners in North KoreaAustralian media that he was interrogated for four hours a day during his 13-da
Prominent Detentions of Foreigners in North Korea
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Australian media that he was interrogated for four hours a day during his 13-day detention. — In 2011, former President Jimmy Carter visited North Korea to win the release of American Aijalon Gomes, who had been sentenced to eight years of hard... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Richie McCaw’s Parents Honoured By Rotaryof Rotary International and only a few are made by each Club each year. Other P
Richie McCaw’s Parents Honoured By Rotary
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
of Rotary International and only a few are made by each Club each year. Other Paul Harris Fellows, include U.S. President Jimmy Carter, Russian President Boris Yeltsin, U.S. astronaut James Lovell, UN Secretary-General Javier Perez de Cuellar, and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
North Korea gives alleged US citizen '10 years hard labour for spying'pressure. Imprisoning US nationals has also helped secure high-profile visits
North Korea gives alleged US citizen '10 years hard labour for spying'
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
pressure. Imprisoning US nationals has also helped secure high-profile visits for the regime, with former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton negotiating releases. Tough sanctions were imposed on North Korea last month after diplomatic... Read more
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Fortune
Bernie Sanders Looks to Promote His Ideas at Democratic Conventionapproach. In the divisive 1980 Democratic convention, losing candidate and the
Bernie Sanders Looks to Promote His Ideas at Democratic Convention
Fortune / Posted yesterday
approach. In the divisive 1980 Democratic convention, losing candidate and then-Senator Ted Kennedy battled with President Jimmy Carter over major platform points, bringing amendments to the convention floor in a show of defiance. Kennedy was able... Read more
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The Columbian
1976 a window into ugliness of a GOP contested conventionover,” Reed said. “There were no chips out there.” Ford won the nomination but
1976 a window into ugliness of a GOP contested convention
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
over,” Reed said. “There were no chips out there.” Ford won the nomination but ultimately lost the presidency to Democrat Jimmy Carter. Mounger said Reed double-crossed him in not holding the Mississippi delegation together for Reagan. “As old... Read more
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Newsmax
Invasive Bladder Cancer: No Longer a Death Sentence?but most signs of his cancer have vanished. Immunotherapy, which is credited w
Invasive Bladder Cancer: No Longer a Death Sentence?
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
but most signs of his cancer have vanished. Immunotherapy, which is credited with saving the life of former President Jimmy Carter, is currently approved for the treatment of melanoma and advanced lung cancer. Companies like Roche’s Genentech,... Read more
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Newsmax
Invasive Bladder Cancer: No Longer a Death Sentence?only tell them that time will tell,” says Balar. Immunotherapy, which is credi
Invasive Bladder Cancer: No Longer a Death Sentence?
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
only tell them that time will tell,” says Balar. Immunotherapy, which is credited with saving the life of former President Jimmy Carter, is currently approved for the treatment of melanoma and advanced lung cancer, and companies like Roche’s... Read more
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York Daily Record
York delegate wooed by Reagan & Ford in '76came to vote, she voted for Reagan. The balloting was close. Ford wound up wi
York delegate wooed by Reagan & Ford in '76
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
came to vote, she voted for Reagan. The balloting was close. Ford wound up winning the nomination, going on to lose to Jimmy Carter in November. After the convention, and for years, Reagan kept in touch with Anne. Every year, she got a... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Portrait of Late Senator to Be Unveiled Next Monthof grace in the face of tragedy.” The portrait was created by artist Larry Leb
Portrait of Late Senator to Be Unveiled Next Month
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
of grace in the face of tragedy.” The portrait was created by artist Larry Lebby, who's created renderings of President Jimmy Carter, Hank Aaron, and former SC Chief Justice Ernest Finney. His work has been displayed in the White House, the U.S.... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Let's Let Veterans Be Regular Americans Againof World War Two. Eisenhower commanded Allied forces in Europe. JFK, LBJ, Nixon
Let's Let Veterans Be Regular Americans Again
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
of World War Two. Eisenhower commanded Allied forces in Europe. JFK, LBJ, Nixon and Ford served in the Navy in the Pacific. Jimmy Carter entered the Naval Academy in 1943, graduating too late to see combat. Ronald Reagan joined the US Army Reserve... Read more
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The Washington Times
President Trump should restart F-22 production line to make his pointour nuclear forces, are aging and urgently need to be modernized. The current m
President Trump should restart F-22 production line to make his point
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
our nuclear forces, are aging and urgently need to be modernized. The current military scenario is eerily reminiscent of Jimmy Carter’s time in office, prior to Ronald Reagan’s military buildup, which eventually won the Cold War. One of Reagan’s... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
1976 is window into ugliness of GOP contested conventionover,” Reed said. “There were no chips out there.” Ford won the nomination but
1976 is window into ugliness of GOP contested convention
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
over,” Reed said. “There were no chips out there.” Ford won the nomination but ultimately lost the presidency to Democrat Jimmy Carter. Mounger said Reed double-crossed him in not holding the Mississippi delegation together for Reagan. “As old... Read more
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The Atlantic
How to Save the Republican Partycandidacy that peels away 7-8 percent of the vote from a Trump-led GOP ticket,
How to Save the Republican Party
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
candidacy that peels away 7-8 percent of the vote from a Trump-led GOP ticket, as John Anderson peeled votes away from Jimmy Carter in 1980, aiding Ronald Reagan.2016 was the year that the great American center actually did rise up against the... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
'76 A Window Into Ugliness Of A GOP Contested Conventionover," Reed said. "There were no chips out there." Ford won the nomination but
'76 A Window Into Ugliness Of A GOP Contested Convention
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 2 days ago
over," Reed said. "There were no chips out there." Ford won the nomination but ultimately lost the presidency to Democrat Jimmy Carter. Mounger said Reed double-crossed him in not holding the Mississippi delegation together for Reagan. "As old... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to WashingtonWhite House swimming pool - suddenly ... Any of you that survive would, of cour
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
White House swimming pool - suddenly ... Any of you that survive would, of course, have permanent swimming privileges." - Jimmy Carter, riffing at the 1979 correspondents' dinner about the old White House indoor swimming pool that Richard Nixon... Read more
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Times News
'76 a window into ugliness of a GOP contested conventionover," Reed said. "There were no chips out there." Ford won the nomination but
'76 a window into ugliness of a GOP contested convention
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
over," Reed said. "There were no chips out there." Ford won the nomination but ultimately lost the presidency to Democrat Jimmy Carter. Mounger said Reed double-crossed him in not holding the Mississippi delegation together for Reagan. "As old... Read more
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Daily Herald
'76 a window into ugliness of a GOP contested conventionover," Reed said. "There were no chips out there." Ford won the nomination but
'76 a window into ugliness of a GOP contested convention
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
over," Reed said. "There were no chips out there." Ford won the nomination but ultimately lost the presidency to Democrat Jimmy Carter. Mounger said Reed double-crossed him in not holding the Mississippi delegation together for Reagan. "As old... Read more
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Boston Globe
Examining America’s overreaching in MideastTHE GREATER MIDDLE EAST: A Military History By Andrew J. Bacevich Random Hou
Examining America’s overreaching in Mideast
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
THE GREATER MIDDLE EAST: A Military History By Andrew J. Bacevich Random House, 453 pp., illustrated, $30 Jordan Michael Smith is the author of the forthcoming Kindle Single “Humanity: Jimmy Carter and The Transformation of the Post-Presidenc... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Former Secretary of Defense Rumsfeld celebrates Reagan at Woodland Park fundraiserthat the next president — he didn’t discuss any of the candidates — would evoke
Former Secretary of Defense Rumsfeld celebrates Reagan at Woodland Park fundraiser
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
that the next president — he didn’t discuss any of the candidates — would evoke the same feelings as when Reagan replaced Jimmy Carter. He also drew laughter at moments such as when he began the Q&A session after his speech by asking himself the... Read more
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WA Today
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlookSchweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlook
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Schweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the election to a Georgia peanut farmer named Jimmy Carter. In hindsight, the night of April 19 was when the wheels started falling off the Cruz campaign and that of GOP... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlookSchweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlook
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Schweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the election to a Georgia peanut farmer named Jimmy Carter. In hindsight, the night of April 19 was when the wheels started falling off the Cruz campaign and that of GOP... Read more
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examiner.com
Ted Cruz throws a Hail Mary with VP selection Carly Fiorinato President Ford and a noticeably disappointed minority disbanded. He lost to
Ted Cruz throws a Hail Mary with VP selection Carly Fiorina
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
to President Ford and a noticeably disappointed minority disbanded. He lost to a little-known former governor from Georgia, Jimmy Carter. Ted Cruz has selected former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina as his running mate. She is outspoken,... Read more
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The Age
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlookSchweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlook
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Schweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the election to a Georgia peanut farmer named Jimmy Carter. In hindsight, the night of April 19 was when the wheels started falling off the Cruz campaign and that of GOP... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlookSchweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlook
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Schweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the election to a Georgia peanut farmer named Jimmy Carter. In hindsight, the night of April 19 was when the wheels started falling off the Cruz campaign and that of GOP... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlookSchweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the
Ted Cruz turns to campaign leftover Carly Fiorina to change page on senator's tanking election outlook
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Schweiker​ would be his running mate – Ford won the nomination but he lost the election to a Georgia peanut farmer named Jimmy Carter. In hindsight, the night of April 19 was when the wheels started falling off the Cruz campaign and that of GOP... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Trump's Middle East talk is old GOP policyfailure to stimulate domestic production, military adventurism would be the sol
Trump's Middle East talk is old GOP policy
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
failure to stimulate domestic production, military adventurism would be the solution. This talk grew louder when President Jimmy Carter, a Democrat, was in the White House. After the oil shock precipitated by the Iranian Revolution, the seizure of... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump's Middle East talk is old GOP policyfailure to stimulate domestic production, military adventurism would be the sol
Trump's Middle East talk is old GOP policy
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
failure to stimulate domestic production, military adventurism would be the solution. This talk grew louder when President Jimmy Carter, a Democrat, was in the White House. After the oil shock precipitated by the Iranian Revolution, the seizure of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ted Cruz’s early VP pick echoes move made by Ronald Reaganwhich voters Fiorina could deliver. And Reagan still lost to Ford, who ultimat
Ted Cruz’s early VP pick echoes move made by Ronald Reagan
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
which voters Fiorina could deliver. And Reagan still lost to Ford, who ultimately lost in the general election to Democrat Jimmy Carter. In the 40 years since the Reagan-Ford campaign, no candidate has named a running mate before earning the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Georgia Baptist Leaders Unite Black, White Churches in 'Covenant of Action' to Expand Missionsreal substantive done." Broome explained to CP that things became more active
Georgia Baptist Leaders Unite Black, White Churches in 'Covenant of Action' to Expand Missions
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
real substantive done." Broome explained to CP that things became more active a few years ago when former President Jimmy Carter started something called the "New Baptist Covenant." "The New Baptist Covenant movement marks a major turning... Read more
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