Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter delivers a lecture on the eradication of the Guinea worm, at the House of Lords in London, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Carter will not attend the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this month.
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter delivers a lecture on the eradication of the Guinea worm, at the House of Lords in London, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Carter will not attend the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this month. NEIL HALL AP
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter delivers a lecture on the eradication of the Guinea worm, at the House of Lords in London, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Carter will not attend the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this month. NEIL HALL AP

Former President Carter plans to skip Democratic convention

July 14, 2016 6:00 AM