Recent US Presidents - • Which one of the following is...

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Recent US Presidents: A Survey Who succeeded JFK in 1963? o Lyndon Johnson Texas A movie-star turned President o Ronald Reagan President who had served as ambassador to mainland China o George H.W. Bush President who had been a law professor o Bill Clinton His counterpart in the United Kingdom today o Prime Minister Tony Blair and the Queen What does the President look like? o Does not look like majority of the nation o President has been someone who is Male Caucasian Protestant Older than 35 US citizen at the time of election Well-to-do Trained in legal professional Who can become President? o Article II, Section 1, Constitution A natural born citizen 35 years of age
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14 years of residence in the U.S.
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Unformatted text preview: • Which one of the following is not eligible for being President? o Someone born of American parents, but in a foreign country eligible o Someone of Canadian parents, but in the US eligible Presidential Elections • Presidential Primaries o Election to choose the party’s candidates • Party national conventions o Time to formally nominate the party’s president and vice-president candidates • General Election o Voters vote for president indirectly o Voters cast ballots for presidential electors o Electors then vote for P and VP in electoral college o Majority vote in the college determine the winner...
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