Dems welcome the gun debate to the campaign

...ban on assault-type weapons had a chilling effect on the debate. President Bill Clinton posited that Vice President Al Gore lost the 2000 election because of opposition to Gore's gun stance in his home state of Tennessee and other rural, right-leaning...
Nation and World
Live from SXSW

...Cameron, will be on hand to discuss what Bitcoin needs to do to succeed as a mainstream currency. And former vice president Al Gore will make his third appearance at the annual festival to plug for new global climate legislation that is up for a vote...
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Con: One-sided tactics showed contempt for Israel

...the rest of America's allies think of such U.S. behavior?? A former communications director for Vice President Al Gore, Lawrence J. Haas is a senior fellow at the American Foreign Policy Council.
NFL competition committee should have a busy off-season

...Packers had only a dozen previous chances to close out the Seahawks in Seattle before carefully devising a gag that eclipses Al Gore's loss to Randy Galloway's good buddy George W. in the 2000 presidential election as this century's biggest choke...
Alaska Science Forum:

...gases around Earth. Accelerating levels of greenhouse gases in our atmosphere are a frequent topic at the conference. Al Gore and climate scientist James Hansen have spoken with urgency on the subject in lecture halls packed with more people than...
Today in History for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

...Communications Inc. announced they would merge in a $35 billion deal. Pauline Gore, mother of former Vice President Al Gore, died in Carthage, Tennessee; she was 92. The boxing drama "Million Dollar Baby," starring Clint Eastwood (who...
Debates a shot at finding that 'defining moment'

...associate professor who studies the presidential match-ups.It's the all-too-human slips that live on. Think of Al Gore sighing loudly and often, a bored-looking George H.W. Bush checking his watch, or Richard Nixon appearing clammy...
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This Day in History

...Detroit's daily newspapers began a 19-month strike. In 2000, fellow Democrat Bill Bradley endorsed Vice President Al Gore for president, four months after conceding their fight for the White House.
Politics, vote counting always go hand-in-ballot

...mailed late and otherwise flawed. Problematic overseas votes were more likely to be disqualified in counties carried by Al Gore. This was no accident, the Times found. Republican strategists used all their influence to ensure that overseas votes...
Ulmer heads to Harvard

...As a temporary resident lecturer at Harvard, Ulmer will join the ranks of past fellows such as former Vice President Al Gore, political pundit David Broder, feminist author Betty Friedan and Ted Sorensen, former legal counsel and speechwriter...


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