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White House Diary

Matt Berger Oct 27, 2010

Title: White House Diary

Author: Jimmy Carter

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Type: Biography

Released: September 20, 2010

Length: 592 pp

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter talks with Kai Ryssdal about his new book, “White House Diary,” whether he is partly to blame for the state of the economy because he started a drive for deregulation, his appointment of Paul Volcker to Federal Reserve Chairman, and his push for health care reform.

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