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February 1, 2015

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Al Gore coming to Vegas for energy summit

WASHINGTON -- Al Gore is heading to Las Vegas next month for the second annual clean energy summit of industry and political leaders at UNLV.

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is convening the Aug. 10 gathering with John Podesta, the Obama transition team adviser and president of the Center for American Progress Action Fund. T. Boone Pickens is also among those expected to attend.

This year’s summit draws on the one Reid launched in 2008 and is expected to focus on job creation in the green energy sector. Information is here.

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