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Albert Gore, Sr.

Personal data
Date of birthDecember 26, 1907
Place of birthGranville, Tennessee
Date of deathDecember 5, 1998(age 90)
Place of deathCarthage, Tennessee
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityScots-Irish
Political partyDemocratic
SpousePauline LaFon Gore
Children2
In officeJanuary 3, 1953 - January 3, 1971
Succeeded byBill Brock
Preceded byKenneth D. McKellar
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Tennessee's 4th district
In officeJanuary 3, 1939 - January 3, 1953
Succeeded byJoe L. Evins
Preceded byJohn R. Mitchell

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Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Sr. (December 26, 1907 December 5, 1998) was an American politician, serving as a U.S. Representative and a U.S. Senator for the Democratic Party from Tennessee.

Gore and his wife Pauline LaFon Gore had two children: daughter Nancy LaFon Gore (born in 1938 and died of lung cancer in 1984) and a son Albert Gore Jr. in 1948. Al Gore Jr. would follow in his father's political footsteps in the Democratic Party representing Tennessee as a U.S. Representative and Senator, and later serving as Vice President.

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Giving Santa's Helpers Their Marching Orders - CBS News Tweet this news
CBS News--Blame -Al Gore-, not me. I know it's a long Christmas shopping season for you this year - Labor Day to Super Bowl Sunday - but in case you've been trapped in ... - Date : Sun, 07 Nov 2010 21:00:27 GMT+00:00
LEONHIRTH: What's in a name? MTSU may discover soon enough - The Daily News Journal Tweet this news
The Daily News Journal---Albert Gore Sr-. I thought that Gore University and particularly the abbreviated Gore U. would have a particular appeal to it. Such a suggestion now, ... - Date : Thu, 04 Nov 2010 08:05:23 GMT+00:00
An 'ARE YOU SMARTER THAN AL GORE?' energy quiz - Christian Science Monitor Tweet this news
Christian Science Monitor--We don't really know how -Al Gore- would do on this quiz. But if you take it and ace it, you might feel a little competitive with the man who won the Nobel ... - Date : Fri, 05 Nov 2010 14:54:06 GMT+00:00
Morning Minutes for Sunday, November 7 - Little Falls Evening Times Tweet this news
Little Falls Evening Times--Nov. 7, 2000: The controversial presidential election between George W. Bush and -Al Gore-, which is later resolved in the Bush v. -Gore- Supreme Court Case.--- - Date : Sun, 07 Nov 2010 09:25:58 GMT+00:00
Top dollar to see Al Gore speak in TT - Jamaica Observer Tweet this news
Jamaica Observer--FORMER US vice-president and global climate crusader -Al Gore- packed the house earlier this week as he talked to Trinidadians about ... - Date : Fri, 05 Nov 2010 10:57:54 GMT+00:00
Gore: Courts must be insulated from politics - Trinidad News Tweet this news
Trinidad News---...- 2010 The lines of jurisdiction between the Judiciary and politics must always be clearly defined, former United States vice-president -Al Gore- has said. ... - Date : Sun, 07 Nov 2010 03:21:53 GMT+00:00
5 Myths about George W. Bush - Washington Post Tweet this news
Washington Post--During his 2000 campaign against Vice President -Al Gore-, then-Gov. Bush went to great lengths to depict himself as a down-home Texan whom voters could ... - Date : Sun, 07 Nov 2010 08:46:15 GMT+00:00
Declassified Testimony Reveals Regrets in Senate Over Vietnam War Support - NewsHour (blog) Tweet this news
NewsHour (blog)---Albert Gore Sr-. said in an executive session, "If this country has been misled, if this committee, this Congress, has been misled by pretext into a war in ... - Date : Wed, 14 Jul 2010 20:53:58 GMT+00:00
Al Gore's Current TV: Worth Saving - Political Cortex Tweet this news
Political Cortex--By LadyInBlack -Al Gore's- media venture, Current, is said to be coming to a crossroads. I say, it's worth going down that road to save. ... - Date : Tue, 06 Jul 2010 02:13:15 GMT+00:00
GORE STRONG ENOUGH TO BE CROW'S MAN - Weekly World News (satire) Tweet this news
Weekly World News (satire)--WORLD EXCLUSIVE - Weekly World News has learned that -Al Gore- has not been having an affair with Laurie David for the past two years, ... - Date : Tue, 06 Jul 2010 05:33:32 GMT+00:00

United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
John R. Mitchell
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Tennessee's 4 congressional district

1939-1953
Succeeded by
Joe L. Evins
United States Senate
Preceded by
Kenneth D. McKellar|class=1
United States Senator from Tennessee
Served alongside: Estes Kefauver, Herbert S. Walters,
Ross Bass, Howard Baker

1953-1971
Succeeded by
William E. Brock III

United States presidential election, 1956

Democratic Party1956 Democratic National Convention
CandidatesBattle * Chandler * Davis * Harriman * Johnson * Kefauver * Lausche * Stevenson * Timmerman
VP CandidatesBrown * Clement * Collins * Gore * Hodges * Humphrey * Johnson * Kefauver * Kennedy * Symington * Wagner
Republican Party1956 Republican National Convention
CandidatesEisenhower
VP CandidatesNixon

Al Gore

FamilyTipper Gore (wife, separated) * Karenna Gore Schiff (daughter) * Kristin Gore (daughter) * Albert Gore, Sr. (father) * Pauline LaFon Gore (mother)
PoliticsElectoral history * Atari Democrat * United States Senate elections, 1984 * Prevention of Genocide Act of 1988 * United States Senate elections, 1990 * 1988 presidential campaign * Vice Presidency * 2000 presidential campaign
EnvironmentGlobal Marshall Plan * Environmental activism * Alliance for Climate Protection * An Inconvenient Truth * Live Earth
TechnologyRole in information technology * High Performance Computing and Communication Act of 1991 * National Information Infrastructure * Information superhighway * The Superhighway Summit * 24 Hours in Cyberspace * NetDay * Digital Earth * Current TV
RecognitionAwards and honors
BooksEarth in the Balance * An Inconvenient Truth * The Assault on Reason * Our Choice



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