What must the president and vice president be?
According to the Constitution, they must be American-born; each must be a "natural born citizen" of the United States. In other words, they cannot come to the United States from another country and then become citizens. The president and vice president are the only ones that have this requirement. Members of congress (senators and representatives) are allowed to be from other countries and become naturalized American citizens; the same is true for state governors. ...
Asked in TV Shows and Series
What are the release dates for African American Lives 2 - 2008 We Come from People 1-3?
African American Lives 2 - 2008 We Come from People 1-3 was released on: USA: 13 February 2008 ...
Asked in US Presidents, White House
Who is the first black man invited to the White House by a president?
The first African American invited to the White House was Frederick Douglas, who was asked to come by Republican President, Abraham Lincoln in 1864. The first to be invited to an official function was Booker T. Washington. He was invited to a dinner by Republican President Theodore Roosevelt in 1901. The first African American to be voted into the White House as President of the United States is Democrat, Barack Obama who was elected in 2008. ...
Did the Daughters of Liberty become the Daughters of the American Revolution?
The Daughters of the American Revolution was formed in 1890 and did not come from any other group. ...
Asked in US Presidents, US Constitution
Where does a new vice president come from if the current one needs to take overs as president?
In this situation, the new president will nominate someone to be Vice-president . If both houses of Congress agree, the nominee become the VP. ...
Asked in American Girl Dolls
Which American girl dolls will become collector items and increase in value over time?
The yearly dolls like Nikkie, she was 2008 doll, or the 2010 doll. Since those dolls only come they are more valueable. ...
Can you become president if you are not from the us?
No if you are not a native born citizen you cannot become president. The exceptions are if your family is in the military and your mother gave birth in a forigen country. When you come to the age of 18 then you have the choice to pick which country you want citizenship of. ...
Asked in US Presidents, US Constitution, US Government
Who will become president if the vice president should be unable to be president?
assuming BOTH the Pres. and the VP are unable, next in line is the Speaker of the House. It's never happened before but it's come close. ...
Where did John Tyler come from?
John Tyler was a resident of Virginia. He became the Vice President for William Harrison. Then when William Harrison died, he became President. He was the first Vice President to become President when a President died. He served the rest of the term and returned to Virginia. ...
Asked in US Presidents
Which president was nicknamed Andy Jackson with a jetliner?
Andrew Jackson. That is going to have to be president Johnson President Johnson... who? Lyndon B. Johnson. Come on! im not even American and i know presidents of the United states better! ...
Asked in Citizenship and Marriage, Immigration
Can you be an American?
Yes. Unlike many other countries that allow immigration but not citizenship, it's possible to come to the United States and become an American citizen. The ONLY thing that an immigrant cannot do is become President. Even California's Governor is an immigrant; Arnold Schwarzenegger was born in Austria and came here as a young man barely able to speak English. (Shush! I _KNOW_ what you're thinking!) Curiously, immigrants who become American citizens often value their citizenship more than many natively-born Americans do. ...