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Gore Doesn't Just Wait in the Wings

A Little Fun: Often portrayed as stiff, Gore shows a lighter side at a forum with Idaho officials in Boise.

Not Waiting in the Wings: Gore has served his and the president's political needs by elevating the role of vice president. Photos by Michael Williamson, The Washington Post.

Airborne Al: Gore talks with a reporter while flying on a 23-hour whirlwind trip to western states, where he surveyed flood damage and met with local officials.