The current presidential order of succession is: ... Cabinet officers are in line
according to the chronological order of their ...
In 1886, however, Congress changed the order of presidential succession,
replacing the president pro tempore and the Speaker with the cabinet officers.
Law of Presidential Succession (1947 amended). * Official Order of Succession
* 1. Vice President 2. Speaker of the House 3. President Pro Tempore of the ...
Oct 30, 2015 ... Source: Congressional Research Service (CRS), "Presidential Succession:
Perspectives, Contemporary Analysis, and 110th Congress ...
Last updated on: 11/7/2011 1:24:45 PM PST. Order of Presidential Succession.
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Oct 20, 2013 ... Who's the highest-ranking official in the presidential line of succession in each
Order, Office Holder. 1. Vice President. 2. Speaker of the House of
Representatives. 3. President pro tempore of the Senate. 4. Secretary of State. 5.
Secretary of ...
Sep 26, 2016 ... Read Fast Facts from CNN about the line of succession for the president and vice
president of the United States.
Selection and Succession of the President. ... becomes Vice President. The line
of succession then goes to the Cabinet members, in the order of their creation.
A discussion of the Constitutional Topic of Presidential Line of Succession. ...
House and President Pro Tem back in the line (but reversed from the 1792 order)