13 Mar. 2000
Vice president Al Gore listens to U.S. Labor Secretary Alexis Herman, during a campaign stop in Miami, March 13. Gore lashed out at the the head of the National Rifle Association in a speech to hospital workers, saying there is a "sickness" at the heart of the U.S. gun lobby. Gore's remarks were in response to comments made by NRA executive director Wayne LaPierre on Sunday.