Al Gore returns to the site of his undoing as a Political Candidate, the US Capitol. But, he returns home a prodigal son, and an Evangelist for the Global Environment.
“Al Gore always wanted to be accepted as a substantive person rather than a political person,” said Tony Coelho, a former Democratic congressman who served as chairman of Mr. Gore’s 2000 presidential campaign. Like many other people who have spent time with Mr. Gore, Mr. Coelho said he would make a good president. “His difficulty has always been being a candidate for president,” he said.
I fully agree. And in years past, before the Pop-Politics of the Modern era, he would have been President, and George W. Bush would have been laughed out of the race.
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