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Vice President of the United States - Wikipedia


Harrison's vice president, John Tyler, ... so the Tyler precedent of full succession was established.

Succession: Presidential and Vice Presidential Fast Facts - CNN.com


Sep 26, 2016 ... Read Fast Facts from CNN about the line of succession for the president and vice president of the United States.

The Vice President and Presidential Succession - CliffsNotes


Under the Constitution, the vice president serves as the president of the Senate ( voting only to break ties) and succeeds the president in the event of death, r.

Order of Presidential Succession - Infoplease


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, ...

What happens if the Vice President dies? | Reference.com


According to the 25th Amendment of the Constitution, if the vice president of the ... becomes president, according to the Presidential Succession Act of 1947.

3 U.S. Code § 19 - Vacancy in offices of both President and Vice ...


If, by reason of death, resignation, removal from office, inability, or failure to qualify, there is neither a President nor Vice President to discharge the powers and ...

Selection and Succession of the President [ushistory.org]


The Constitution originally said little about presidential succession. It only specified that powers and duties should "devolve on the Vice President." Numerous ...

Who's Next? A Look at Presidential Succession | Mental Floss


Sep 17, 2008 ... Succession law begins with the Presidential Succession Act of 1792, which ... The Vice President - Dick Cheney; Speaker of the House - Nancy ...

Presidential Succession - Heritage Foundation


The President, Vice President and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, ...

'Designated Survivor' and presidential succession - Constitution Daily


Sep 21, 2016 ... The current line, established by the Presidential Succession Act of 1947, goes as follows: Vice President, Speaker of the House, President Pro ...