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He’s increasingly mentioned as a potential Democratic powerbroker, but former Vice President Al Gore said Thursday he still expects his party’s heated White House race will resolve itself.

"What have we got, five months left?" Gore told the Associated Press after delivering a speech at Middle Tennessee State University.

"I think it’s going to resolve itself, but we’ll see," he added.

Cheeky monkey! He must love this.

Meanwhile, Patrick Leahy calls for Hillary to quit the campaign:

"There is no way that Senator Clinton is going to win enough delegates to get the nomination," Leahy said. "She ought to withdraw and she ought to be backing Senator Obama. Now, obviously that’s a decision that only she can make. Frankly I feel that she would have a tremendous career in the Senate."

Not a good day for HRC, as Obama snagged another big endorsement in Bob Casey.