American politician Al Gore was born in Washington, D.C. in 1948. From 1993-2001, he served as Vice-President during President Bill Clinton’s administration. In 2000, Gore represented the Democratic Party in the United States Presidential Election. Even though he won the popular vote, he lost to Republican George W. Bush. Gore also served as Congressman for Tennessee from 1987-1985 and as a Tennessee Senator from 1985-1993.