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March 21, 2007
WASHINGTON - Former Vice President Al Gore brings his push for government action on global warming to Capitol Hill on Wednesday, testifying in both the House and Senate.
His appearance comes as lawmakers consider legislation to curb emissions tied to global warming, and less than a month after his documentary, “An Inconvenient Truth,” won an Academy Award.
Gore has called the need for government action on climate issues “the overriding world challenge of our time.” Story continues
Video: Gore Tesifies
Live coverage: Al Gore Testifies on Global Warming(Channel 7 News: Denver, Co.)
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