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The vice pres. takes over .

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Why is the vice president sworn in before the president?

Because if the President elect is shot or killed before sworn in the vice President will be able to take the place as President.

What happens during the inauguration service?

The president-elect is sworn (formally inducted) into office.

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Vice President-elect Joseph Biden will be sworn in prior to President-elect Obama.

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What will happen if a president dies in office?

The vice president will become the president if that happens. Well, what happened when Lincoln was killed?

Who becomes president if president-elect dies?

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