Weekly News via Email
   Set as homepage | Add to favorites | Customer Service | Subscribe Now | Place an Ad | Contact Us | Sitemap Tuesday, 09.30.2014
Classifieds
News Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
 1  2  3
 4  5  6  7  8  9  10
 11  12  13  14  15  16  17
 18  19  20  21  22  23  24
 25  26  27  28  29  30
Online Extras
Site Services
Around Bend
Outdoor Fun
Travel Info
Shop Local




Members Of



Poll: Today's Live Poll
Email to a friend | Print this | PDF version | Comments (0 posted) 
  Blogger |   del.icio.us |   digg |   newsvine

Nov 26,2007
Chill expected in Bush, Gore meeting
by UPI

WASHINGTON -- Observers predict "a very uncomfortable moment" at Monday's ceremonial greeting of U.S. Nobel laureates when President Bush greets Democrat Al Gore.

Gore's former presidential campaign manager Donna Brazile told ABC News the 3 p.m. ceremony where Bush congratulates U.S. Nobel Prize winners was likely to be frosty.

"This is going to be a very uncomfortable moment for both of them," Brazile said. "I think after the president looks at Al Gore and says 'congratulations,' Al Gore will probably depart the room."

Gore, who served as vice president under Bill Clinton, won the Nobel prize for his work in climate change, including the Oscar-winning movie, "An Inconvenient Truth."

He lost the presidential race to Bush in 2000 in a bitterly disputed race that came down to contested ballots in Florida, where Bush's brother was governor.

After the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, Gore referred to Bush as his commander in chief, but in his latest book, "An Assault on Reason," he accuses the president of repeatedly breaking the law.

Copyright © 2007, by United Press International. All Rights Reserved.

846 times read

Related news
Obama would seat Gore 'at the table' by UPI posted on Apr 03,2008

Gore says U.S. obstructing climate issues by UPI posted on Dec 13,2007

Gore mum on endorsement by UPI posted on Feb 12,2008

Gore: No plans to join any administration by UPI posted on Nov 05,2007

Al Gore to address environment in Montreal by UPI posted on Apr 03,2008

Did you enjoy this article? Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00Rating: 5.00 (total 12 votes)

Market Information
Breaking News
Most Popular
Most Commented
Featured Columnist
Horoscope Guide
Aquarius Aquarius Libra Libra
Aries Aries Pisces Pisces
Cancer Cancer Sagittarius Sagittarius
Capricorn Capricorn Scorpio Scorpio
Gemini Gemini Taurus Taurus
Leo Leo Virgo Virgo
Local Attractions
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau

Mt. Bachelor Resort
Mt. Bachelor Resort

Les Schwab Ampitheater
Les Schwab Ampitheater

Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Deschutes County
Fairgrounds

Tower Theatre
Tower Theatre

The High Desert Museum

Advertisements



Deschutes County

Google  
  Web    BendWeekly.com
© 2006 Bend Weekly News
A .Com Endeavors, Inc. Company.
All Rights Reserved. Terms under
which this service is provided to you.
Please read our Privacy Policy. Contact us.
Bend Weekly News & Event Guide Online
   Save the Net
Advertisement
External sites open in new window,
not endorsed by BendWeekly.com
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Google Add to MSN Add to My AOL
What are RSS headlines?