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S. presidential election is an indirect election. Voters from each state choose electors to represent them in the Electoral College. The number of electors from each state is based on population. Each elector has one electoral vote. Electors are pledged to cast their vote for the candidate who receives the highest number of popular votes in their state. A candidate must receive the majority of Electoral College votes to win. Term of Office Each president may be elected to two four-year terms. Sometimes, a president may only be elected once.

Johnson Democrat Richard Nixon Republican Completed McKinley’s Office Vacant, Second Term, Served One Term Charles Fairbanks November 22, 1963 January 20, 1969 Completed Kennedy’s Term, Office Vacant, Served One Term Hubert H. Humphrey January 20, 1969 August 9, 1974 36 Completed First Term, Resigned During Second Term Spiro T. Agnew, Gerald Ford PRESIDENT PARTY TOOK OFFICE LEFT OFFICE TERMS SERVED VICE PRESIDENT Gerald Ford Republican August 9, 1974 January 20, 1977 Completed Nixon’s Second Term Nelson A.

Like the presidential car, Marine One accompanies the president when traveling abroad if necessary. • Sometimes, the president needs to get away and relax with family and friends. Camp David is the official presidential retreat. It is located in the cool, wooded mountains in Maryland. S. S. Marine Corps keeps it secure. The camp offers swimming, tennis, golf, and hiking. • When the president leaves office, he or she receives Secret Service protection for ten more years. He or she also receives a yearly pension of $191,300 and funding for office space, supplies, and staff.

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