Gore to Stand In at Udall Fundraiser

It's easy to see why the senator is choosing to stay in his home state rather than attend an event with heavyweight environmental donors and activists.

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore speaks during an interview at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., on Tuesday, April 30, 2013.

Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg

Former Vice President Al Gore will pinch hit as the headliner at a California fund-raiser for politically embattled Democratic Senator Mark Udall tonight as Udall stays home in Colorado, where he is campaigning today with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

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