Constituional scholars of all stripes have differing opinions on the question. The positions holding that former President Clinton cannot be nominated Vice President are fairly well known, however there are credible positions that believe the opposite to be true. There has been no declarative answer on this from the United States Supreme Court to date. The U.S. Constitution, it could be argued, only bars those "ineligible" to be elected President, to be Vice President. The Constitition specifically states that to be eligible, that you must be a U.S. citizen, 35 years old or older and a resident of the United States for 14 years or more to be eligible to be elected to the office of President. Bill Clinton fits all the constitutionally mandated criteria to be eligible to hold the office of President. Therefore one could argue that he could hold the office of Vice President and then assume the office of President not via an election, but in the unfortunate event the elected President could not fulfill his or her term of office for some reason. If one were a strict constructionist, then this argument would be very compelling as the 12th amendment explicitly uses the words "ineligible to the office " and what the criteria are that make you "ineligible to the office" are clearly outlined in Article II of the U.S. Constitution, which outlines exactly what makes one "eligible to the office of President". In addition the 22nd amendment, that was designed to stop a repeat of three terms in a row, which FDR accomplished only bars a person from being ELECTED President three times not from becoming President three times. If Bill Clinton was to become President through some other means than an election, he would not be violating the text but possibly the spirit of the 22nd Amendment. Note that the 22nd Amendment does not mention anywhere, the position of Vice President. "The 22nd Amendment Section 1. No person shall be elected to the office of the President more than twice, and no person who has held the office of President, or acted as President, for more than two years of a term to which some other person was elected President shall be elected to the office of the President more than once. ..." Of course, former President Clinton would not be able to run for re-election once the term in which he became President ran out. This is by no means a slam dunk argument, as with the majority of constitutional questions, there are arguments on both sides and if President Clinton ever did run for Vice President, or even be nominated or elected to a position that put him in the line ascension, no doubt legal challenges would be made to clarify this question constitutionally. Articles on this topic. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/10/19/AR2006101901572.html http://archives.CNN.com/2000/LAW/08/columns/fl.dorf.goreclinton.08.01/ http://www.slate.com/id/1006013/
No, she lost in the Democratic Primary to Barack Obama.
Hillary Clinton was running for president during the last election.
The last 2 Democratic Presidential running mates were Hillary Rodham Clinton and Timothy Kaine.
As of September 2014, Hillary Clinton has not yet announced that she is running for president. She has not announced any possible running mates.
Hillary Clinton was running against John McCain & Barrack Obama, our new president, before she dropped out of the race.
Hillary Clinton is running 4 president dis year
She lost.Obama got to be the running person for president.
For the 2016 US Presidential election, the major nominees are:Hillary Clinton (Democratic)Donald Trump (Republican)Gary Johnson (Libertarian)Jill Stein (Green)
Barack Obama and hillary Clinton lmao,Biden NOT hilary
President Obama had the history of being a State legislator and U.S. Senator. He defeated Hillary Clinton for the democratic nomination. He then chose vice president running mate Joe Biden and defeated McCain for the Presidency.
In the 2008 election, Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama were the two candidates who battled for the Democratic nomination. Mr. Obama won the nomination, and later, he won the presidency.
because bill wants to find a way to get back into the white house
None at the moment. She is a political candidate running for the office of President of the United States.
No, it does not. It is possible for a woman to be elected, it just hasn't happened yet. Last year Hillary Clinton was running for the Democratic candidate spot but lost to eventual and current president Barack Obama
Republicans McCain, Paul, Democrats Clinton, Obama
The main two candidates are Barack Obama and Hilary Clinton.
Republic Party candidate Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential election defeating Democratic Party candidate Hillary Clinton.
If you are asking about current day (2016), the remaining two Democratic primary candidates are former First Lady and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, and current US Senator from Vermont Bernie Sanders.
The election is now over. Hillary Clinton was nominated and chose Senator and former governor, Tim Kaine, of Virginia as her running mate. They lost to Trump and Pence.
President Obama had the history of being a State legislator and U.S. Senator. He defeated Hillary Clinton for the democratic nomination. He then chose vice president running mate Joe Biden and defeated John McCain for the presidency because the majority of Americans voted for him.
Former First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, wife of former U.S. President Bill Clinton, ran against Barack Obama for the 2008 Democratic Party Presidential Nomination. She served as U.S. Secretary of State under Pres. Obama from 2009 to 2013.
William Clinton. His wife is Hillary Clinton. If you are not keeping up with the news, she is running for President right now.
Hillary Clinton has been in politics since she was 13 years old. She helped campaign for Richard Nixon when he was running for president. She became a US senator in 2001.
Donald J. Trump is a business man. He is running for president because he says that change is what America needs to become "Great Again". He is running against Hillary R. Clinton. She believes that America is already great.. That is why Donald J. Trump is running for president.
In 2008, that was a possibility, but it was very unlikely as the attacks had become very embittered, with elements in Hillary Clinton campaign even resorting to thinly veiled racism against Obama. In 2016, Obama would not have been eligible for Vice President after having been President for 8 years.