Jimmy Carter

Former President Jimmy Carter has become a tenured faculty member of Emory University after teaching at the Atlanta-based private university for more than three decades, the Georgia school announced on Monday.

LEESBURG, Va. (CBS46) -- Former President Jimmy Carter called into question the legitimacy of President Donald Trump's win in 2016 while speaking at a Carter Center conference on human rights in Virginia Friday.

According to USA Today's Susan Page, Carter was talking about the Trump presidency when he said a full investigation, "would show that Trump didn't actually win the election in 2016...He was put into office because the Russians interfered."

When asked if that meant Trump was an illegitimate president, Carter answered, "Based on what I said, which I can't retract," according to Page.

Carter, 94, is one of only four living former presidents along with Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama. 

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