Elected to the presidency in 1976 as an outsider who promised to transform the nation's cynicism towards Beltway politics, Jimmy Carter served a tumultuous single term in the nation's highest office. This "American Experience" program traces Carter's fascinating political career from his modest beginnings in Plains, Georgia, to the deeply religious leader's tenure as the 39th President of the United States.
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