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Al Gore            

45th Vice President of the United States, Nobel Peace Laureate & Bestselling Author

Al Gore is the former Vice President of the United States and the co-founder and chairman of Generation Investment Management, a partnership that is focused on a new approach to sustainable investing. Gore spends the majority of his time as chairman of The Climate Reality Project, a non-profit focused on solutions to the climate crisis.

He is also co-founder and chairman of Current TV, an Emmy Award-winning, independent cable and satellite television news and information network based on viewer-created content and citizen journalism. In addition, Gore is a senior partner with the venture capital rm Kleiner Perkins Caueld & Byers, a member of the board of directors of Apple and senior adviser to Google.

Gore was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1976, 1978, 1980 and 1982 and the U.S. Senate in 1984 and 1990. He was inaugurated as the forty-fifth Vice President of the United States on January 20, 1993, and served eight years.

During the Administration, Gore was a central member of President Clintons economic team. He served as President of the Senate, a Cabinet member, a member of the National Security Council and as the leader of a wide range of Administration initiatives.

He is the author of the #1 New York Times best-sellers An Inconvenient Truth and The Assault on Reason, and the best-sellers Earth in the Balance, Our Choice: A Plan To Solve the Climate Crisis, The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change and most recently, The New York Times best-seller An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power.

He is the subject of an Oscar-winning documentary,An Inconvenient Truth. Gore is the co-recipient, with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize for informing the world of the dangers posed by climate change.

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Al Gore Q&A: Climate Change and the 2020 Democrats - The Atlantic
Al Gore is mostly done with politics these days. Though he popped up at a campaign stop with Hillary Clinton in 2016, he's otherwise safely in the very small  ...
At UM commencement, Al Gore urges graduates 'to reclaim the ...
Speaking to 2018 graduates at the University of Maryland on Sunday, it wasn't until 19 minutes into a 22-minute speech that former Vice President Al Gore ...
Al Gore: The Green Revolution Is 'Unstoppable'
With his 2006 documentary, An Inconvenient Truth, former U.S. vice president Al Gore drew public attention to the threat of climate change. This July, An ...
Al Gore Did Not Invent the Green New Deal, but He Likes It | WIRED
I met Al Gore when I interviewed him for Red Herring magazine during his run for the presidency 20 years ago. I remember thinking I'd never met a politician so ...

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