Al Gore benefits from being part of an administration already in the White House. Clinton administration healthcare advisers, in their off-hours, offer support to the Gore campaign. Among them:
Sarah Bianchi: Worked with Clinton healthcare adviser Christopher Jennings before formally joining Gore's presidential campaign.
Christopher Jennings: The White House's current chief healthcare adviser, Jennings served as deputy staff director for the Senate Special Aging Committee before joining the Clinton transition team in 1992.
Jeanne Lambrew: Associate director for health and personnel in the White House Office of Management and Budget and formerly a professor of public policy at Georgetown University in Washington.
Nancy-Ann Min DeParle: HCFA administrator since 1997, she formerly served as associate director in the Office of Management and Budget. Before that, she was commissioner of human services in Tennessee.