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The four U.S. presidents who served in office without a vice president were John Tyler, Millard Fillmore, Andrew Johnson and Chester A. Arthur. Each of these four men were vice presidents succeeding presidents who died i... More »

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The role of the president?????????s cabinet is split into two broad categories: advising the president on issues to do with policy, and carrying out any agreed upon plans. U.S. Cabinet members are given the title of Secr... More »

George Washington was the first president of the United States. He was elected in 1789 at the Constitutional Convention, and he remained president until 1797. More »

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Of the 47 men who have served as vice president of the United States, 14 went on to serve as president as well. This includes such notable figures as John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Harry Truman. More »

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Some of the worst U.S. presidents in history include Andrew Johnson and Millard Fillmore, according to a U.S. News and World Report analysis of five polls. Richard Nixon and George W. Bush were two other unpopular presid... More »

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The worst five presidents include James Buchanan, Warren G. Harding, Andrew Johnson, Franklin Pierce and Millard Fillmore, according to an analysis of five major presidential polls by U.S. News and World Report. Buchanan... More »

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According to the 2010 Siena College Research Institute's survey of 238 presidential scholars, Andrew Johnson is the worst president in American history. Also at the bottom of the poll, but just slightly higher than Johns... More »

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