September 24, 2009
by Andrew Wood
Maureen Martin: Former Vice President Al Gore and White House climate change czar Carol Browner, commenting on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals decision allowing a federal nuisance case to go ahead against six major utilities for emitting carbon dioxide, said such nuisance cases can be sto... ...[read more]
March 21, 2007
by Joe Shaulis
Former Vice President Al Gore testified before US congressional committees Wednesday that global warming is a crisis that threatens the survival of our civilization and the habitability of the Earth. In his opening statement to a joint session of the House committees on Energy and Commer... ...[read more]
January 18, 2006
by Greg Sampson
In response to mounting criticism of the Bush administration's warrantless domestic surveillance program, White House spokesman Scott McClellan on Tuesday took time during his daily press briefing to react to the two lawsuits filed by civil rights organizations Tuesday against the administrati... ...[read more]
January 16, 2006
by Bernard Hibbitts
Restoring the Rule of Law, former Vice-President Al Gore, January 16, 2006. Excerpt:A president who breaks the law is a threat to the very structure of our government. Our Founding Fathers were adamant that they had established a government of laws and not men. Indeed, they recognized that the ...[read more]
January 16, 2006
by Bernard Hibbitts
In a scathing and fiery speech in Washington Monday on eavesdropping and excesses of executive power, former Vice-President and 2000 Democratic Party nominee Al Gore declared that the US Constitution was in grave danger and accused President Bush of repeatedly breaking the law by authori... ...[read more]
July 6, 2005
by David Shucosky
President Bush Wednesday named former Senator Fred Thompson (R-TN) as an informal adviser to help guide his future Supreme Court nomination through the Senate. Thompson, perhaps better known for his acting career, was elected to serve the remainder of Al Gore's term in 1994 and easi... ...[read more]

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