American Experience

Carter on the Enemy: Inflation

Clip: Season 24 | 1m 22s

Jimmy Carter attempted to stop runaway inflation with a White House press conference in 1978. "Carter implored labor and business leaders to keep wages and prices down, and pressured Congress to cut back spending."

Aired: 10/31/11

Rating: NR

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