- — Governor Nathan Deal (@GovernorDeal)Wed, Aug 12 2015 22:32:02Sandra and I regret to hear that President Carter is facing a serious illness. We'll keep him in our prayers as he undergoes treatment.
- — Jason Carter (@SenatorCarter)Wed, Aug 12 2015 20:51:05Thanks to everyone for your thoughts and prayers for my grandfather and grandmother. I will pass them along!
- — Johnny Isakson (@SenatorIsakson)Wed, Aug 12 2015 21:47:50Dianne and I send our heartfelt prayers to Jimmy Carter and his family as they navigate through this difficult time together.
Twitter reacts to Jimmy Carter cancer diagnosis
In a statement the president said, “Recent liver surgery revealed that I have cancer that now is in other parts of my body. I will be rearranging my schedule as necessary so I can undergo treatment by physicians at Emory Healthcare.”