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Yes but only after winning the presidential-vice presidential election, the Governor would have to resign his position prior to taking office as VP.

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Two people to resign the office of vice president?

Spiro Agnew, ?

In october 1973 Which vice president was forced to resign?

During his fifth year as Vice President, in 1973, Spiro Agnew was under investigation by the United States Attorney's office in Baltimore, Maryland, on charges of extortion, tax fraud, bribery and conspiracy. In October, he was formally charged with having accepted bribes totaling more than $100,000 while holding office as Baltimore County Executive, Governor of Maryland, and Vice President of the United States. On October 10, 1973, Agnew was allowed to plead no contest to a single charge that he had failed to report $29,500 of income received in 1967, with the condition that he resign the office of Vice President. Agnew is the only Vice President in United States history to resign because of criminal charges.

Who is the only president to resign while still in office?

Richard Nixon- he resigned in August 1974 over the Watergate Scandal. He was re-elected for a second term in '72, so still had two years left to go when he resigned. His Vice-President Gerald Ford took over the post until the elections in '76, when he was defeated by Democrat Jimmy Carter.

Can a vice president leave office and run for president?

A vice-president does not have to resign his office in order to run for President. Martin Van Buren, Richard Nixon, Hubert Humphrey, George H. W. Bush and Al Gore all ran for President while holding the office of vice-president.

Has a vice president ever been removed from office?

No, however Nixon's VP, Spiro T Agnew did resign shortly before Nixon did. He was indicted for crimes he committed before he was vice-president. Part of his plea bargain deal was that he would resign as VP, so in a way, he was removed from office.

Related questions

Does a governor have to resign before running for president?

No, so long as they fulfill their duties as governor they can run for president in their spare time.

Can the president of the United States be the governor?

No. He must resign any other offices before he is sworn in as President. He can run for President while he holds another office.

Who is the only united state president to resign from office?

The only US president to resign from office was Richard M. Nixon.

Was Abraham Lincoln the first president to resign his office?

Lincoln didn't resign, he was assassinated. Nixon was the first and only president to resign.

Why did Richard Nixon resign the office of president?

why did richard nixon resign the offecer of president

Did Arnold Schwarzenegger resign his position as governor for 2011 office?


Which president was first to resign presidency?

Richard Nixon was the only President to resign from office on 9 August 1974.

What was the first president to resign fro office?

Richard Nixon

Why did Richard Nixon resign the office president?

Watergate Scandal

Has any President ever resigned from office?

Richard M. Nixon, 37th US President, is the only President to resign from office.

What us president resign as president?

Richard M. Nixon, the 37th US President, on August 9th, 1974, became the only US president to resign his office, in order to avoid impeachment on charges stemming from the investigation of the Watergate break-in and cover-up.

Two people to resign the office of vice president?

Spiro Agnew, ?