Former US president Jimmy Carter says he could not have managed presidency at 80

Ninety-four-year-old former President Jimmy Carter says he does not believe he could have managed the most powerful office in the world at 80 years old.

Mr Carter did not tie his answer on Tuesday to any of his fellow Democrats running for president.

But two leading 2020 candidates, Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders, would turn 80 during their terms if elected.

Mr Biden is 76. Mr Sanders is 78.

Mr Carter’s remarks came during his annual question-and-answer sessions...
source: Westmorland Gazette

2019-09-18 04:14
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