Betsy DeVos, Trump's education pick, facing tough Senate questions
The Mercury News
Lieberman is a supporter who can argue that DeVos's appeal is not limited to Republicans; the Democrat-turned-independent whom Al Gore tapped as his vice presidential nominee in 2000, serves on the board of the American Federation for Children, the ...
The perks of being vice president
“He has to get in his car and drive once the plane lands,” said Indiana native Ron Klain, who was chief of staff to both Biden and Vice President Al Gore. Air Force Two, which is smaller than what transports the president, is not just one plane. There ...
Growing list of Democrats boycotting Trump inauguration
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While many Democrats were furious with the outcome of the drawn out 2000 election in which George W. Bush defeated Al Gore after recounts and a Supreme Court ruling, they attended Bush's inauguration as the nation's 43rd president. Obama repeatedly ...
All eyes will be on a composed Hillary Clinton at the inauguration that got away
She will not be the first losing candidate to be so close yet so far on the riser at the US Capitol. Outgoing vice-presidents Richard Nixon in 1961 and Al Gore in 2001 watched close up as the men who beat them by agonisingly narrow margins were sworn in.