Al Gore

45th Vice President of the United States

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Al Gore: 45th Vice President of the United States
Albert Arnold Gore Jr. is an American politician and environmentalist who served as the 45th vice president of the United States from 1993 to 2001. Gore was Bill Clinton's running mate in their successful campaign in 1992, and the pair was re-elected in 1996. Near the end of Clinton's second term, Gore was selected as the Democratic nominee for the 2000 presidential election but lost the election in a very close race after a Florida recount. After his term as vice-president ended in 2001, Gore remained prominent as an author and environmental activist, whose work in climate change activism earned him the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007.


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"He seems to have no compunctions at all about trying to rip apart the social fabric and the political equilibrium of the American people," Gore said. - Published

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Al Gore endorses Joe Biden for president, calls Trump 'face of climate-change denial globally'

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Joe Biden holds virtual climate event on Earth Day

Democratic presidential nominee, Joe Biden held a Earth Day town hall, virtually Wednesday from Wilmington, Delaware and his guest was climate activist and former Vice President Al Gore. (April 22) - Published

Joe Biden wins climate change campaigner Al Gore's endorsement on Earth Day

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden won the support of two of his party's most prominent climate change campaigners, including former presidential candidate Al Gore, on Wednesday.
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