Although many paths may lead to the Presidency of the United States, the most
common job ... 22 Presidents had previous military experience; 9 were Generals
in the US Army. 18 Presidents ... 16 Pres...
To date, sixteen senators have also served as president of the United States.
Three senators, Warren G. Harding, John F. Kennedy, and Barack Obama moved
Apr 27, 2015 ... Texan Ted Cruz, the first-term U.S. senator who declared his candidacy for
president in March 2015, recently countered that senators have ...
Jan 24, 2008 ... Of the 100 sitting senators, 16 have run for president. ... natural variance in
governors' capabilities as politicians means that many of them at the ...
Feb 5, 2008 ... A: John F. Kennedy was the last president to have moved directly from ... from his
post as senator of Ohio to become the 29th U.S. president . ... were sitting
members of Congress when they were elected to the White House.
Jan 27, 2008 ... Two men were elected President directly from the U.S. Senate. The first was
Warren G. Harding, who served in the Senate from March 4, 1915, ...
Mar 15, 2014 ... Half of these fellows were ex-governors, but only one of those is consistently
ranked .... "Throughout American history, about twice as many governors as
senators have been chosen to be standard bearers by the major parties, ...
LBJ for one. There may be others. I just found another (besides Nixon). Andrew
Johnson who ... Andrew Johnson who became president after Lincoln was shot
was also a Congressman ... What U.S. presidents were not previously
Representatives, Congressmen, or Senators? ... How many members are in the
Aug 27, 2016 ... Over one third of US presidents were senators first, including Andrew Jackson,
Harry Truman, John F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, and...
Apr 13, 2015 ... Sitting or former U.S. Senators from 31 states ran for president more than 60 ...
U.S. Senators to run for the presidency over last 200+ years, and many ... Twenty-
four of these candidacies were launched by U.S. Senators from ...