Jimmy Carter

World, Auburn look back on Nelson Mandela leadership legacy

In his decades spent fighting for freedom and equality, Nelson Mandela inspired and challenged the world to stand up for others. As word of Mandela’s death spread, current an ...

Obama fails in every conceivable way

Every so often I take a bit of time to look at what our august president is doing. It amounts to very little, mostly campaigning for a second term. Listening and watching very car ...

President needs good hair

In Charles Wallen’s letter of Nov. 18, he seems to infer that a high IQ is a prerequisite for the presidency. If you go back just a short time we find that President (Jimmy) Car ...

Spending creates deficits

Re: “Let’s do the numbers,” (Reader Input, Aug 1). Gary Vogt equated low tax rates as the precursor to the Depression, but from 1920 through 1930, under (presidents Calvin) C ...

Reagan, Bush, drove up debt

What if immediately following the bombing of Pearl Harbor, President (Franklin) Roosevelt and Congress drastically cut income and capital gains taxes and announced that all war eff ...

Obama worst since Carter

Re: “President a strong leader,” by Bob and Ginny Mock (Reader Input, June 23). President is a strong leader? You have to be kidding me, right? This president is the worst so- ...

He can’t wait for 2012

It’s become increasingly obvious that legislators in Washington, D.C. are totally insane. After all the trillions of waste including a proposed health care oligarchy, there’s m ...

Obama should seek to be honest in office

Advice to newly elected President Barack Obama: Try to be honest. For what we have seen from our political mercenaries from both parties, it has become almost impossible for them ...