What three people would succeed the president?
Me, Myself, and I
If Hillary Clinton were elected and bill were her vice president and she died during office who would succeed her?
Teddy Roosevelt picked this man to succeed him as president in the 1908 election because he thought he would continue to carry out his Progressive policies?
How long does a Vice President remain in office If the President of the US is unable to perform his duties?
The Vice President could become Acting President in the event of Presidential disability, and there is no codified term. A new Vice President would not be nominated. Should the Vice President succeed to the Presidency, then he would serve out the remainder of that President's term, and a new Vice President would ordinarily be nominated to fill the Vice President's unexpired term.
No person who is not elligible to be President can become Vice-President. No person may be elected more than twice to the office of President. There is disagreement as to whether this prevents a former President from serving as a Vice-President, since he would not have been elected to the office of President should he succeed to that office due to the death or disability of the President. But he clearly would be prevented from…
What plan did the founding fathers of the constitution create because they feared that voters would not chose a president wisely?
What was Jean Dixons prediction on Cory Aquino and her children right after the assassination of her late husband?
In order of succession they are vice-president Speaker of the House President pro tempore of the Senate. However note that the above list only applies if the president and vice-president die at almost the same time. If the vice-president takes over as president , he nominates a new vice-president subject to approval by Congress and that person would then be next in line for the presidency.
According to the US constitution, the only delegated responsibility is as President of the Senate, and as the individual who would succeed the President (or serve as acting President where needed) during his term in office. As President of the Senate he can vote to break a tie vote, but that is the only time he can vote. Recent Presidents sometimes ask the VP to represent the US in place of the President at such…
Harry Truman did not want to be Vice President of the United States. Many people expected Harry Truman to be nominated for Vice President in 1944, but Truman constantly protested that he had no desire to be Vice President or even President. Truman went so far as to agree to nominate another politician as Vice Presidential candidate at the Democratic Convention. It took a call from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to urge Truman to stand…
How Did John Adams Become Vice President What Made The People Want Him As A President And A Vice President?
The vice-president is promptly sworn in as President if the president dies. An new vice-president is then appointed by the new president subject to approval by Congress. However, it the president dies when there is no vice-president, the Speaker of the House of Representatives would become the president and if there is no House Speaker, the President Pro Tempore of the Senate would become president.
What happens if a President and VP dies And the rest of the people in the line of presidential succession from Speaker to the last one DO Not constitutionally meet the requirements to be president?
There are 17 people in the succession list. The possibilitity that none of them would be qualified to be president is so remote that it has not been considered. If all of the cabinet were foreign born, somebody would surely notice and Congress would add to the succession list. If not, the process for choosing a new vice-president would be hastened and he would immediately become President upon confirmation.