Gephardt Backs Gore in 2000 Run
Mar. 15, 1999
WASHINGTON (AP) _ Vice President Al Gore, kicking off his first official political trip of his 2000 campaign, secured the endorsement today of House Minority Leader Dick Gephardt.
Gephardt, who decided in Feb. 3 that he would not seek the presidency himself, planned to annonce his endorsement today in an appearance with Gore in Manchester, N.H.