Results for - What do you think was Jimmy Carter's greatest accomplishment?

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Former President Jimmy Carter said Thursday that doctors had found cancer on his brain and that he would begin radiation treatment later in the day.

1. What do you think was Jimmy Carter's greatest accomplishment?

Peace between Egypt and Israel - President Cater initiated the Camp David Accords, which was a peace treaty between the two countries.
330 votes
The Department of Education - Educational departments had been attempted during other presidencies. Carter was the first to follow through with a successful launch of the Department of Education
129 votes
The Department of Energy - As the country faced a major energy crisis, President Carter took the matter seriously. He created the Department of Energy to help regulate nuclear energy and aid in energy research.
119 votes
America boycotts the Olympic Games - The 1980's Olympics were to be held in Moscow, Russia. When the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan, President Carter announced the US would be boycotting the Olympics.
87 votes
Founding of the Carter Center - Shortly after leaving office, Mr. Carter and his wife Rosalynn opened the Carter Center. It was a place to further human rights and help those who were suffering.
161 votes
Nobel Peace Prize - Carter was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002 for his humanitarian work. He has also received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, among other honors.
411 votes
Other (please specify)
164 votes
08/21/2015 Politics 1401 30 By: Tellwut
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