The United States presidential line of succession defines who may become or act
as President ... It is not uncommon for a second in command to become acting
secretary when the secretary leaves offic...
According to the Presidential Succession Act of 1792, the Senate president pro
tempore <sup>1</sup> was next in line after the vice president to succeed to the presidency, ...
Jan 24, 2010 ... A discussion of the Constitutional Topic of Presidential Line of Succession.
Nov 7, 2011 ... "While the Constitution, as amended by the 25th Amendment (230KB), provides
that the Vice President will succeed to the nation's highest ...
Chain of Command. President Obama. President of the United States -
Honorable Barack H. Obama. Vice President of the United States - Honorable
Sep 17, 2008 ... Succession law begins with the Presidential Succession Act of 1792, which ....
event that lead to some need to follow the succession chain.
Current Chain of Command Listing as of: 20 July 2015. OPR: 673 ABW/PA. The
Administration of the WHITE HOUSE. President. Barack H. Obama.
7c. Selection and Succession of the President. The founders feared the masses.
Cautious about granting powers to the general voting public, they created a ...
Mar 29, 2006 ... Weinberger, not Haig, was third in command. This line of succession follows the
military chain of command, in which the president is the ...
Feb 24, 2003 ... Running from the president to the secretary of defense to the commander of the
combatant command, the chain of command for the United ...