Doctors: Malawi president dies after heart attack
BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) — Malawi President Bingu wa Mutharika has died ... would become president, as the constitution dictates. He said he had heard key figures, including the chief justice and army commander, had given her their support. The vice ...
Cayetano pessimistic if Binay becomes president
MANILA, Philippines—Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano paints a bleak prospect for the country in case Vice President Jejomar Binay would be elected president in 2016. Cayetano said that under a Binay administration, the investigation on the ...
William-Wobodo: Third Party Elements are Stoking Up Mistrust Between President Jonathan and Governor Amaechi
The governor requested from Mr. Vice President a replacement. Again he nominated Mr. Moses Ahubele who manned the Ministry of Empowerment and Employment Generation till he died as a result ... and that he has ambitions to become Vice President.
Joe Biden vs. Paul Ryan: The evolution of the vice president in America
Q: Yet all of these men landed in the White House after presidents died. When did the political ... Q: Who was the most influential vice president? A: Walter Mondale. Before him, vice presidents thought the way to become powerful would be to have the ...
What Does the Vice President Do, Anyway?
The Constitution gives the vice president the role of presiding over the Senate, and voting in the Senate if there is a tie. The vice president's only other formal responsibility is taking over the presidency if the president dies. "That's about it in ...