Which American vice president starts with A?
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According to the US constitution, the only delegated responsibilityis as President of the Senate ,and as the individual who would succeed the President (or serve asacting President where needed) during his term in office. AsPresident of the Senate he can vote to break a tie vote, but thatis the o…nly time he can vote. Recent Presidents sometimes ask the VP to represent the US in placeof the President at such events as state funerals as well as carryout other assignments. ( Full Answer )
This depends on the country. See related questions: Mike Pence is the current Vice President of the United States. Mike Pence
because if something happen to the president, the vice president will be the president instead.
4 presidents had absolutely no vice president (a few others had no vice president, for a certain period of time, the 4 guys I'm talking about had none at all.) Anyways, those 4 presidents were: John Tyler, who served as the 10th president from 1841 to 1845 Millard Fillmore, who served as the 13th …president from 1850 to 1853 Andrew Johnson, who served as the 17th president from 1865 to 1869 and Chester Alan Arthur, who served as the 21st president from 1881 to 1885 ( Full Answer )
Yes. In the event the president can not perform his duties the vice president becomes the President. This event has actually happened nine times so far, eight times because of the death of the President and once because the President resigned his office.
theres a vice president in case the real president is unable to forfill his duties to serve our country!!
The only powers outlined for the Vice President in the U.S. Constitution are taking over if the current President is no longer able to govern and breaking any tied votes in the Senate. Usually the Vice President is given special assignments by the President, such as working on unemployment issues, o…r representing the U.S. in another country. ( Full Answer )
Yes, if he is still eligible to become president meaning that he has not served for two terms already.
He can unless he has already served two full terms. There was actually serious talk of getting Gerald Ford to run for VP with Reagan after he was President but he was not interested.
Yes, the Vice-President of the United States is the President ofthe Senate. As of 2014 the current President of the Senate is JoeBiden.
A vice-president in a private company is any of several positions subordinate to the president or chairman. They would normally head a major department or functional management area. In government, one or more vice presidents are the executives who are in the line of succession to a president's off…ice. According to the country, they may have much authority or little authority. Their nominal role is to assume the powers of the presidency if the president dies, resigns, is removed, or is incapacitated. In the US, the Vice President has one other Constitutional role, that of President of the Senate, where he may only cast a vote to break a tie. The Vice President is otherwise seldom present in Congress. ( Full Answer )
You need to have a strong background in politics. Find someway to show a candidate for presidency what you have accomplished. They may possibly interview you and then choose you. VP's are next in line to be a president. They make important decisions as well.
Herbert Hoover was the president in 1929 which is usually considered the beginning of the great depression.
The Twelfth Amendment, thanks to the election of 1800. The candidates for President and Vice-President cannot be from the same state, due to this Amendment: The Electors shall meet in their respective states, and vote by ballot for President and Vice-President, one of whom, at least, shall not be …an inhabitant of the same state with themselves; they shall name in their ballots the person voted for as President, and in distinct ballots the person voted for as Vice-President, and they shall make distinct lists of all persons voted for as President, and of all persons voted for as Vice-President, and of the number of votes for each, which lists they shall sign and certify, and transmit sealed to the seat of the government of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate; The President of the Senate shall, in the presence of the Senate and House of Representatives, open all the certificates and the votes shall then be counted;--The person having the greatest number of votes for President, shall be the President, if such number be a majority of the whole number of Electors appointed; and if no person have such majority, then from the persons having the highest numbers not exceeding three on the list of those voted for as President, the House of Representatives shall choose immediately, by ballot, the President. But in choosing the President, the votes shall be taken by states, the representation from each state having one vote; a quorum for this purpose shall consist of a member or members from two-thirds of the states, and a majority of all the states shall be necessary to a choice.... The person having the greatest number of votes as Vice-President, shall be the Vice-President, if such number be a majority of the whole number of Electors appointed, and if no person have a majority, then from the two highest numbers on the list, the Senate shall choose the Vice-President; a quorum for the purpose shall consist of two-thirds of the whole number of Senators, and a majority of the whole number shall be necessary to a choice. But no person constitutionally ineligible to the office of President shall be eligible to that of Vice-President to the United States. ( Full Answer )
The 1st President of the United States was George Washington from April 30, 1789 to March 4, 1797. John Adams was his Vice President.
His only required duty is to preside over the US Senate when it is in session and vote if there is a tie vote. Nowadays, he accepts various assignments from the president and serves as a high-ranking representative of the administration at various functions.
The Vice President presides in the Senate. He casts the deciding vote in case of a tie. He contacts the President every morning and inquires about his health. He might get an answer that is accurate. On the other hand it may not be correct as has been the case in the past when whoever makes the deci…sion prefers not to surrender the power that goes with this job. The Vice Pres attends funerals of foreign dignitaries and, at the request of the President, represents him when he is unable to attend personally. ( Full Answer )
The eleventh Vice-President of the United States, who served under James W. Polk from March 4, 1845 to March 4, 1849 was named George M. Dallas, and was the first vice-President whose surname begins with D. The only other vice-President whose surname begins with D is Charles G. Dawes (1925 - 1929 - …Calvin Coolidge). ( Full Answer )
No, he/she does not have a vice president of their own. However, one could assume that the Secretary of State would be the vice president's vice president. This is based on the chain of presidency. . President dies . Vice president assumes the presidency . Vice president dies . Secretary of S…tate assumes the preidency. ( Full Answer )
The President was George Washington and the Vice President John Adams beginning April 30, 1789.
Thirteen US Presidents also served as vice-president: John Adams (elected in following election) Thomas Jefferson (elected in following election) John Tyler (ascended) Millard Fillmore (ascended) Andrew Johnson (ascended) Chester A Arthur (ascended) Theodore Roosevelt (ascended) Cal…vin Coolidge (ascended) Harry Truman (ascended) Richard Nixon (elected in later election) Lyndon Johnson (ascended) Gerald Ford (ascended) George H W Bush (elected in following election) ( Full Answer )
The VP presides over the US Senate. He can vote only if there is atie vote.
To take care of the country, and to keep things in line. They help our country so that things will not go wrong! Basicly what she said!
Prior to 1967, the Vice Presidency, once vacated remained emptyuntil the next election. This occured 16 times, whenever thePresident or the vice-president died or resigned. After 1967 when the 25th amendment was ratified, a vacancy in thevice-presidency was soon filled.
The Vice President is not a part of the House of Representatives. The Vice President is Chairman of the Senate. The leader of the House of Representatives is called the Speaker of the House. He is the most prominent member of the majority party. Beneath him is the Whip Majority Leader, or the …Representative who presides over the House's meetings in the Speaker's absence. The minority party also has a leader and whip leader; by tradition, these would instantly become the Speaker and Whip Majority Leader if, in the next election, the minority party became the majority. ( Full Answer )
They are both over 35. . They are both part of the government. If referring specifically to the US: . They are both men . They are both at least part white . They both speak English . They are well traveled . They are rich . They are charismatic . They both control some form of legislat…ive power . They are both US citizens . They both work in Washington, D.C. ( Full Answer )
they check and pass laws the president can also vito a law which means if th vp likes it then the p can say vito and get ride of it but if a lot of peoplelike it then they can override it.
Gerald Ford from August - December 1974. The last U. S. President who did not have a vice president at any time during his presidency was Chester A. Arthur, who served from 1881 to 1885.
Charles Curtis became the first vice president of Native American ancestry. He was vice president to the thirty-first president Herbert Hoover who served from 1929 to 1933.
Jefferson, Madison, Jackson, Lincoln, Grant, Cleveland, McKinley, and Nixon all had different vice-presidents during their second terms. Franklin Roosevelt changed veeps for his third term and again for his fourth. In the case of Madison, Cleveland and McKinley, the vice-president died during the fi…rst term. In the case of Jackson and Nixon the vice-president resigned his office. ( Full Answer )
George H.W. Bush, who served as president from 1989-1993 and was vice president under Ronald Reagan from 1981-1989.
Both are in common usage. The US Constitution uses the hyphen as well as capitalization: the Vice-President . Purists might say the hyphen is needed to avoid confusion with a possible president of vice.
good morning student and staff, boys and girls my name is _________ and I'm running for 7th grade vice president. i think you should vote for me because I'm loud, outspoken, and really talkative, but I'm also a really hard working person. if you ask any of my friend or teachers they all will say the… same thing I'm hard working and there when they need a friend or just someone to talk to. so that's why you should vote me as your 7th grade vice president. Alba s. ( Full Answer )
After Soviet Communism became a threat most American politicians opposed Communism. However, Richard Nixon made a notably strong stand against Communism and so may be the man you are thinking of.
While he and Crandall were interviewing candidates to run American's marketing department, Carey realized that Crandall knew more about marketing than did the interviewees;
The U. S. didn't become militarily involved in Vietnam until after President Johnson took office after President Kennedy's assassination.
Levi Morton (VP to President Benjamin Harrison) Lyndon B. Johnson (VP to President John F. Kennedy)
I think Jackson was the first when he picked Martin Van Buren. It used to be the Secretary of State who was considered the most likely replacement for an incumbent President. After Jackson, some presidential candidates picked their running mates and others left the choice up to the nominating conven…tion. ( Full Answer )
Until the 12th amendment was ratified in 1804, the vice-president was the man who came in second in the electoral voting for the President.
Who started the tradition of the vice president becoming the president when something happens to the president?
The order of succession to the Presidency is stated in the US constitution; you might say, therefore, that it was started by the Founding Fathers (and probably James Madison in particular, since he was particularly involved in the writing the constitution).
vice president If talking about a country's 2nd in command then it is: Vice President of the United States If talking in general then: vice president
John Adams was the only one who suffered this indignity, In those days, the presidential candidate who finished second was made the vice president. Thomas Jefferson finished behind Adams in 1796 and became vice president, but in 1800 he beat Adams and you might think Adams would be the his vice pres…ident, but they changed the law in time for the 1800 election. ( Full Answer )
When did the first American president die in office and was succeeded by his controversial vice president?
William Henry Harrison was the first president of the U.S to die in office. The vice president John Tyler took his place.
Thomas Jefferson ,who is on the 2-dollar bill, is a former vice-president ( as well as former president.)
John Adams: V.P. 1789-1797; Pres. 1797-1801 Thomas Jefferson: V.P. 1797-1801; Pres. 1801-1809 Martin Van Buren: V.P. 1833-1837; Pres. 1837-1841 John Tyler: V.P. 1841; Pres. 1841-1845 Millard Fillmore: V.P. 1849-1850; Pres. 1850-1853 Andrew Johnson: V.P. 1865; Pres. 1865-1869 Cheste…r A. Arthur: V.P. 1881; Pres. 1881-1885 Theodore Roosevelt: V.P. 1901; Pres. 1901-1909 Calvin Coolidge: V.P. 1921-1923; Pres. 1923-1929 Harry S Truman: V.P. 1945; Pres. 1945-1953 Richard M. Nixon: V.P. 1953-1961; Pres. 1969-1974 Lyndon B. Johnson: V.P. 1961-1963; Pres. 1963-1969 Gerald R. Ford: V.P. 1973-1974; Pres. 1974-1977 George H. W. Bush: V.P. 1981-1989; Pres. 1989-1993 ( Full Answer )
Alexander Hamilton Stephens (February 11, 1812 - March 4, 1833) was the Vice President of the Confederate States of America from before the start of the Civil War until about a month after it ended (February 11, 1861 - May 11, 1865).
I had posted the same question a few months ago. Based on the responses I saw, I'm guessing 1968 give or take four years.
Prior to the election of 1804, electors in the electoral college each voted for two persons but the votes were in general and not allocated to president and vice president: . The Electors shall meet in their respective States, and vote by Ballot for two Persons, of whom one at least shall not be …an Inhabitant of the same State with themselves. And they shall make a List of all the Persons voted for, and of the Number of Votes for each; which List they shall sign and certify, and transmit sealed to the Seat of the Government of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate. . (Article 1, Section 2, Clause 3 of the US Constitution) The 12 th Amendment to the Constitution changed that to read: . The Electors shall meet in their respective states, and vote by ballot for President and Vice-President, one of whom, at least, shall not be an inhabitant of the same state with themselves; they shall name in their ballots the person voted for as President, and in distinct ballots the person voted for as Vice-President, and they shall make distinct lists of all persons voted for as President, and all persons voted for as Vice-President and of the number of votes for each, which lists they shall sign and certify, and transmit sealed to the seat of the government of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate. . (12 th Amendment) That Amendment passed in time to take effect for the election of 1804. ( Full Answer )
Al Gore is often given credit for this term. I do not think he made it up, but he did use it early.
Al Gore is remembered for a reference to theinformation super highway. I do not think he actually coined theterm.