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Vice Presidential Matchmaking
Running mate suggestions, in every shade of green
July/August 2008

IN CASE THE PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES are still mulling over their vice presidential choices, Sierra thought we'd remind them that 62 percent of Americans consider the environment and global warming "extremely" or "very important" issues, according to a USA Today/Gallup poll. What better way to appeal to them than with a green VP? Click on the candidates' names to check out their particular appeal.


Tina Fey
writer, actor, and comedian
Al Gore
former U.S. vice president
Mike Huckabee
former governor of Arkansas
Van Jones
cofounder of the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, founder of Green for All
Jeffrey Sachs
author, economist, and director of Columbia University's Earth Institute
Arnold Schwarzenegger
governor of California
Kathleen Sebelius
governor of Kansas
Christie Todd Whitman
energy lobbyist


Illustration by Victor Juhasz; used with permission.

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