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Indictment of a sitting vice-president

There's been a lot of discussion in the media lately about the question of whether a sitting president can be indicted. The Constitution says that in order to be vice-president one must have the same ...
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To whom does the Vice President of India submit his resignation?

In India, the Vice-President shall submit his resignation to the President. But my question is: In the absence of the President, the Vice-President shall submit his resignation to____?
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Confirming a new vice-president

Whenever the Office of President of the United States becomes vacant, whether by resignation, impeachment, ill health, whatever, the reason is immaterial. Naturally, the Vice President takes over ...
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Would Bill Clinton be allowed to serve a 3rd term as President under this scenario?

Let's say hypothetically that the following events happen: Hillary Clinton becomes the Democratic nominee for President of the United States in 2016. Hillary chooses her husband Bill Clinton to be ...
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Can a young US Vice President follow in the line of succession?

As far as I know, the VPOTUS (Vice President of the United States) has no age limitations. With that, could a 30 year-old VPOTUS serve as president under the line of succession in the event the POTUS ...
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What are the Powers of the office of the United States Vice President?

The Constitution lists the powers of the Vice President as President of the Senate and provides him or her a tie-breaking vote. Also the Vice President is granted powers under the 25th amendment to ...