Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter's legacy extends far beyond the White House

Jimmy Carter, at 98, is the longest living president — and the one to have the longest post-presidency.

Jimmy Carter's legacy extends far beyond the White House
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Former President Jimmy Carter may be most well-known for his presidency, but it’s the years after that may ultimately leave the biggest legacy. 

Carter, at 98, is the longest living president — and the one to have the longest post presidency. He dedicated himself to causes around the world in the more than four decades after he left the White House.