Albert Gore

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  • Biography of Albert Arnold Gore

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    Biography of Albert Arnold Gore On March 31, 1948 Albert Arnold Gore Jr. was born in Washington D.C. He was born into a highly political family. Albert Gore Sr. was serving his fifth term in the U.S. House of Representatives, representing Tennessee's fourth Congressional District. His mother Pauline worked side by side with her husband in the office. Al was their second child. He had an older sister Nancy who was ten years older than him. Albert Gore Jr. lived two different

  • Comparing Gerald Ford and Albert Gore

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    Comparing Gerald Ford and Albert Gore As a truly beaten Richard Nixon sat in the Oval Office the walls of his presidency closed all around him. The Watergate Scandal had been so exhausting to President Nixon that some feared that he might take his own life. Special Prosecutor Leon Jaworski was closing in on Nixon, he had received White House tape recordings and transcripts that Nixon knew would put him in jail. Several Months earlier Vice President Spirow Agnew resigned and Nixon nominated

  • Al Gore: Presidential Candidate

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    Al Gore: Presidential Candidate      The candidate I chose to do my paper on was Al Gore. Al Gore is the current Vice President of the United States. He is for the Democratic party and is now running for President for this 2000 election. I chose to do my paper on Vice President Al Gore because I believe that he will be the next president to be in office. With his support on certain issues and policies and also his experience, I know that Al Gore will be able to handle

  • gfjhgjg

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    anyway and you see it through no matter what. You rarely win, but sometimes you do” (Lee 112). The war against global warming is one of the near victories soon to be won by man with no gun. Armed only with his moral compass and political will, Albert Gore Jr. is helping pave the way for environmental justice. Global warming is the human-empowered assassin of Mother Earth. Throughout all of time, carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases have been added to our atmosphere in small amounts. According

  • The Best Candidate for the Presidency

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    the inquiries that the media did in most of the states, Al Gore seems to be the favorite one, because he knows what he is doing, he has enough experience to rule our country, and he also has very interesting positions in the issues that he proposed to the American people. Albert Gore, Jr., was born in Washington D.C on March 31, 1948. His mother was Mrs. Pauline Lafon Gore and his father was Albert Gore, Sr. As Governor Bush, Al Gore has a father who was in the political business; his father

  • Global warming: the human-accelerated assassin of Mother Earth

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    when the moon shines. Maybe this saying should not be so limited as to only pertain to being good to people. Maybe we, as a people, should be on our best behavior when caring for the planet, our only home. After his son’s near fatal accident, Albert Gore, Jr. believes he was “handed not just a second chance, but an obligation to pay attention to what matters and to do [his] part to protect and safeguard it.” Right now, our precious Earth is what desperately needs protecting. Global warming: the

  • Presidential Candidate Profiles

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    Candidate Profiles I.     Al Gore      A.     US Vice President and Democratic presidential nominee Al Gore, was born on March 31, 1948 in Washington D.C.. His father Albert Gore Sr., a congressman from Tennessee, served in the House of Representatives and his mother Pauline La Fon was one of the first women to graduate from Vanderbilt Law School. Gore, a Baptist, attended Harvard where he received a degree with high honors

  • A Brief Biography of George Orwell

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    Al Gore was the first son of Albert Gore Sr.. He had an older sister Nancy was ten years older than Al but unfortunately she died in 1984 from lung cancer. Politics ran in the family and Al’s father served as a U.S senator for the state of Tennessee. Al’s mothers name was Pauline and she graduated from Vanderbilt Law school. When Al was in school they lived in the Fairfax hotel in Washington D.C. However, during the summer time he would live on his families’ farm in Carthage, Tennessee. He would

  • The Elections

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    elections are Governor George Bush (Republican) and Vice President Al Gore (Democrat). These candidates have strong and different views on many issues such as crime, abortion and energy. Crime is a major concern of all American citizens and has been addressed by the majority of candidates in past elections., a web site designed to keep voters informed on the candidates and their stand points on different issues, state that “Al Gore believes that there is no more fundamental responsibility than

  • Depleting Ozone and Its Effect on Society

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    the blood vessels in the dermis, plays a large role in most of the melanoma skin cancers. Ultraviolet radiation suppresses the immune system ability to fight cancer. As stated by Albert Gore, in chapter four, “Buddha’s Breath”, of his book Earth in the Balance , “We too are affected by extra ultraviolet radiation” (Gore 85). The most common effect of overexposure to ultraviolet radiation is skin cancer. Statistics show that for every one percent decrease in ozone, there is a corresponding two percent