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The Vice President becomes president.
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The vice president becomes the new President if the President vacates his office for any reason, including death, resignation, or forced removal via the impeachment process.

Note that the President would remain president after impeachment until and unless the Senate votes to convict.Being impeached is roughly equivalent to when a criminal is indicted or charged with a crime. After that a trial is held and unless they are convicted, nothing happens. Both Andrew Johnson and William Jefferson Clinton were impeached. Neither was convicted by the Senate so they each remained president.
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Who can impeach the president?

The House of Representatives has the sole power to impeach. Impeachment is the equivalent of an indictment. If the House votes with a simple majority to impeach a president, t

Impeachment of president?

It means a trial of wrongdoings by the president. The senate and house vote to get president out of office before his term is up.

Who is the President impeached by?

The basic impeachment process is spelled out in the Constitution. In essence, the House of Representatives functions something like a grand jury, in that it weighs the evidenc

How can you impeach the president?

First the House of Representatives must come up with articles of impeachment, or written reason to impeach. Then they must get a majority vote on at least one of the articles.

Which president was not impeached?

Only two of 43 president were impeached. Richard Nixon resigned while impeachment charges were being prepared against him.

Can impeach a president?

Impeachment is where a governing body accuses a public official of  committing illegal acts. If the official is found guilty,  punishment can include removal from office as

What can get a president impeached?

"Articles One and Two of the Constitution allow the House of Representatives to impeach high federal officials, including the president, for "treason, bribery, or other high c

What does a president do to get impeached?

The House of Representatives which votes on impeachment sets the standards. They are not spelled out. Surely criminal activity is grounds, but even strong suspicion of crimina

Who becomes president if Barack Obama is impeached?

If a president becomes unable to serve, whether through death, severe illness, or impeachment, the vice president would assume the position of president. This is what happened
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How can a president get an impeachment?

The house of representatives may impeach a president by a majority for for "Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and misdemeanors. Once it goes through the house the Senate