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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vice_President_of_the_United_States

The Vice President of the United States is a constitutional officer in the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States as the President of the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_presidential_line_of_succession

The United States presidential line of succession is the order in which persons may become or ... The succession follows the order of Vice President, Speaker of the House, President .... Congress replaced the President pro tempore and Speaker with officers of the President's Cabinet with the Secretary of State first in line.

simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._Presidential_line_of_succession

If the Vice President is unable to serve, the next person in the line of succession acts as President. As of 2016, only the Vice President has replaced the ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2001/03/how_is_a_new_vice_president_chosen.html

Mar 5, 2001 ... The 25th Amendment, ratified in 1967, solved the problem of how to replace a vice president. If Cheney resigned, President Bush would select ...

nccs.net/online-resources/us-constitution/amendments-to-the-us-constitution/amendments-11-27/amendment-25-replacing-the-president-and-vice-president

Amendment 25. (Ratified February 10, 1967). Replacing the President and Vice President. In case of the removal of the President from office or of his death or ...

www.factcheck.org/2008/04/replacing-the-vice-president

Apr 8, 2008 ... Q: If a vice president assumes the presidency, who becomes vice president? A: The new president appoints someone to fill his or her old ...

www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/amendmentxxv

The Watergate scandal of the 1970s saw the application of these procedures, first when Gerald Ford replaced Spiro Agnew as vice president, then when he ...

constitutioncenter.org/blog/what-happens-if-a-vice-president-resigns-and-nobody-takes-his-place

Aug 10, 2015 ... In October 1973, President Richard Nixon nominated Gerald Ford to replace Spiro Agnew just two days after Agnew's resignation as Vice ...

www.cnn.com/2013/08/27/us/succession-presidential-and-vice-presidential-fast-facts

Sep 26, 2016 ... If the vice president cannot serve, the line of succession falls to the ... the president nominates a replacement, which must be confirmed by ...

constitution.findlaw.com/amendment25.html

In case of the removal of the President from office or of his death or resignation, the Vice President shall become President. Section 2. Whenever there is a ...