Losing a national treasure
The reporter's notebook
Last updated 9/20/2023 at 9:33am
We are slowly losing a national treasure.
Former president Jimmy Carter is 99 years old and is under permanent hospice care in his home in Plains, Georgia. His wife Rosalynn is also under hospice care.
Jimmy is a national treasure and continues to be an inspiration to the country.
The Iran hostage crisis began during his first year in office, 1977.
The hostages were released as soon as Reagan...