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President pro tempore of the United States Senate - Wikipedia, the ...

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The president pro tempore also president pro tem, is the second-highest-ranking official of the ... In the Senate, most power rests with party leaders and individual senators, but as the chamber'...

U.S. Senate: President Pro Tempore

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The Constitution provides for a president pro tempore to preside over the Senate ... the occupant of the position was conceived as a temporary presiding officer.

The President Pro Tempore of the Senate: History - U.S. Senate

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Mar 31, 2016 ... Frequently, several different Presidents pro tempore were chosen in a ...... President pro tempore's powers as presiding officer differ little from ...

President Pro Tempore - U.S. Senate

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The Constitution requires the Senate to elect a president pro tempore to serve as presiding officer in the absence of the vice president. The president pro ...

Leadership - Commonwealth of Virginia

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The Lieutenant Governor is the presiding officer of the Senate and is elected in a ... The President pro tempore is elected by the Senate for a term of four years.

President Pro Tempore Orrin Hatch and Need for Succession ...

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Jan 15, 2015 ... It almost never matters who the Senate president pro tempore is. ... lawmaker to substitute for its normal presiding officer, the vice president.

Who is the presiding officer of the U.S. Senate? | Reference.com

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The official presiding officer of the U.S. Senate is the vice president, but a president pro tempore is elected to fulfill the duties when the vice president is not in ...

Article I, Section 3, Clause 5: President Pro Tempore

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The Senate shall chuse their other Officers, and also a President pro tempore, in the Absence of the Vice President, or when he shall exercise the Office of ...

Article I, Section 3, Clause 4: Vice President as Presiding Officer

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Alternatively, if the Senator as presiding President would be allowed to vote only in case ... The President Pro Tempore of the Senate is the formal substitute, but ...

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF SELECTED LEADERSHIP ...

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Oct 20, 2013 ... President of the Senate; President Pro Tem of the Senate; Speaker of the House of Assembly; Speaker Pro Tem; Majority Leader; Majority ...

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U.S. Senate: Organization Chart

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Constitutionally Mandated Officers. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. Vice President · Biden, Joseph R., Jr. Hatch, Orrin G. President Pro Tempore · Hatch, Orrin G. (R-UT) ...

U.S. Senate: President Pro Tempore

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The president pro tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the ... Presiding Officer Stripped of Powers March 4, 1825 ...

U.S. Senate: Reference Home >

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When the vice president is absent, the president pro tempore presides over the Senate. Junior senators fill in as presiding officer when neither the vice president  ...