Vice Preses o the Unitit States

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Vice Preses of the
Unitit States o Americae
Preses o the Unitit States Senate
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Incumbent
Joe Biden

since January 20, 2009
Office o the Vice Preses
Style Mr. Vice Preses
(Informal)
The Honorable
(Formal)
Mr. Preses
(As presidin officer o the Senate)
Member o Cabinet
Naitional Security Cooncil
Residence Number One Observatory Circle
Seat Washington, D.C., USA
Appynter Electoral College
Term length Fower years
Constitutin instrument U. S. Constitution
Furmation Mairch 4, 1789
First haulder John Adams
(Aprile 21, 1789)
Succession First
in the presidential line o succession
Wabsteid Vice President Joe Biden

The Vice Preses o the Unitit States is the seicont heichest public office creatit bi the Unitit States Constitution.[1] The Vice Preses, thegither wi the Preses o the Unitit States, is indirectly electit bi the people through the Electoral College tae a fower-year term o office.[2] The Vice Preses is the first person in the presidential line o succession, an would ascend tae the Presidency upon the daith, resignation, or removal o the Preses.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. U.S. Const. art. II, § 1, cl. 1.
  2. U.S. Const. amend. XII, § 1.
  3. U.S. Const. amend. XXV, § 1.