Presidential Succession

Presidential Succession

  • 2. Vice President
  • 3. Speaker of the House
  • 4. President Pro Tempore of the Senate
  • 5. Secretary of State
  • 6. Secretary of the Treasury
  • 7. Secretary of Defense
  • 8. Attorney General
  • 9. Secretary of the Interior
  • 10. Secretary of Agriculture
  • 11. Secretary of Commerce
  • 12. Secretary of Labor
  • 13. Secretary of Health and Human Services
  • 14. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
  • 15. Secretary of Transportation
  • 16. Secretary of Energy
  • 17. Secretary of Education
  • 18. Secretary of Veterans Affairs
  • 19. Secretary of Homeland Security
  • 20. Ambassador to the United Nations
  • 21. Ambassador to Great Britain
  • 22. Ambassador to Russia
  • 23. Ambassador to China
  • 24. Ambassador to France