Quotation by Jimmy Carter

This is the first national administration we've ever seen where the housewife couldn't afford to buy groceries and the farmer couldn't afford to grow them.
Jimmy Carter (James Earl Carter, Jr.) (b. 1924), U.S. president. Bridge Dedication, Reed Bingham Park, Georgia, July 13, 1974, Addresses of Jimmy Carter, Governor of Georgia, 1971-1975, p. 274, compiled by Frank Daniel; Atlanta, GA: Ben W. Fortson, Jr., Secretary of State (1975).

Criticizing the presidency of Richard Nixon; he had already decided to run for president himself but had not yet announced it.
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