How old does someone have to be to get elected for President?
In the United States, someone has to be at least 35 years old in order to become President of the United States. ...
Asked in Politics and Government, US Constitution
What are the requirements for being elected into the House of Representatives?
In order to be a representative in the United States House of Representatives, you must have the three following requirements according to Article 1 Section 2 Clause 2 of the United States Constitution: - You must have attained the age of 25 years old. - Been a citizen of the United States for 7 years directly before election - when elected be an Inhabitant of that state in which he shall be representing. There are NO other constitutional requirements. ...
Why was the first president of the US elected?
The first President of the United States was elected in order to put leadership in our Country. This enabled the United States to get things done with someone in charge to help guide our country. Without this, the United States would have more difficulty solving problems and making decisions. ...
How old do you have to be in order to be Canada's president?
Canada does not have a President, we have a Prime Minister. There are no specific age requirements to be Prime Minister of Canada, although they must be at least 18 to be an elected representative (Member of Parliament). In the United States of America you have to be at least 35 yrs old to be President. ...
Asked in United States of America
How many years must a candidate be a citizen of the united States in order to become a member of the house?
Article I, Section 2 of the U.S. Constitution requires that each representative in the U.S. House of Representatives must have been a citizen of the United States for the past seven years. ...
Asked in History of the United States
What requirements must be met in order for a person to become a representative?
Each representative must:be at least twenty-five years old; (2) have been a citizen of the United States for the past seven years; and be (at the time of the election) an inhabitant of the state they represent ...
Asked in History of the United States, Definitions
What is the meaning of representative?
== == A representative is a person who gets chosen or elected by a mass of people in order to stand up for/speak on behalf of those people. It's a person who campaigns and has people who support him/her and for him or her. ...
Asked in Dictatorship
Is a dictatorship a representative government?
NO. A dictatorship is the exact opposite of a representative government. A dictatorship is the rule of one person and his/her entourage. Conversely a representative government is one where the most powerful individuals are elected by the people in order to represent a large variety of interests. ...
Asked in US Presidents, US Constitution, Animal Life
How many years must a resident consecutive before becoming president of the US?
I think you mean, "how many years must you be a resident of the United States in order to become president?". You must be a natural born citizen of the United States in order to become President of the United States. Foreign-born persons may be elected to public office, but may not become president. Arnold Schwarzenegger was born in Bavaria, Germany, but has become the Governor of the state of California in the United States. He became a citizen of the United...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues
Does a person need to be born in the United States in order to be elected President?
Yes. According to our current federal laws, you must have been born in the United States in order to run for President. this is actually wrong... you do not have to be born in the United states... you do however have to be a citizen of the USA ... of natural birth. This being said, you can be born in Germany on a US military base and still be a natural born citizen of the US. There fore being able to...
Asked in US Constitution
What are the qualifications to be an elector?
In order to become an Elector, an individual cannot be a Senator, Representative, or other Person holding an Office of Trust or Profit under the United States. The only other qualification is that the individual must never have engaged in rebellion, insurrection, or have given aid or comfort to the enemies of the United States. ...
What are the United States in chronological order?
Here is a site link that gives you the states in order from Delaware to Hawaii. ...
Asked in US Constitution
Where did the quote you the people of the US in order to form a more perfect union come from?
The quote is, "We the people of the United States in order to form a more perfect union..." It comes from the Preamble of The Constitution of The United States of The United States of America. ...
Asked in US Congress
How long can a person stay in the house of representatives?
A person elected to the House of Representatives stays there for a two year term; then has to run for re-election and be re-elected in order to remain there. There is no limit to the number of times a person a Representative may be re-elected. ...
What are the 3 biggest states in the United States?
Alaska, Texas, California (in that order)
Asked in US Presidents
Why couldn't Boris Strukov be the president of the US?
The president must be born in US territory. Boris Stukov, the distinguished scientist who lives in Moscow, was born in Russia, I think. Boris Strokov was not born in the United states and was not a citizen when the Constitution was adopted. This is a requirement for anyone who is elected for President of the United states. The reason that Boris Strukov cannot be President of the United States is because he is not a natural born citizen on the United States. In...
Asked in PayPal
Can a person in the united states use PayPal canada?
No, a person from the united states will not and cannot use paypal Canada when ordering in the United States. Their order, if ordered from payapl Ca, will be canceled. ...