Energy Secretary Rick Perry Named Designated Survivor
06 Février, 2019, 07:27 | Auteur: Yves Courtet
By tradition, one Cabinet secretary is closeted away at a secure, undisclosed location to ensure continuity of government in case disaster strikes while government leaders attend the speech.
The practice of designating a survivor isn't laid out in the Constitution, but the presidential line of succession is covered in Article II, Section 1 of the Constitution and the Presidential Succession Act.
Perry, Texas' second-longest-serving governor, was a onetime political rival to Trump.
The unusually high number of acting Cabinet officials have prompted concern from Senate Republicans, who have urged the president to nominate permanent people to those positions and other lower-level vacancies throughout the administration. Out of the 15 Cabinet positions eligible for the position under federal law, three Cabinet members were ineligible because they are acting secretaries.
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The procedure originated during the Cold War, but there was no publicly-acknowledged designated survivor until 1981. According to IMDb, actor Kiefer Sutherland plays a low-level cabinet official that takes over the presidency after a devastating attack kills everyone above him in the line of succession, in the television series Designated Survivor.
"It's crystal clear that to be in that line of succession, the Cabinet officer must be Senate-confirmed", said Nina Mendelson, a professor of law at the University of MI.
Patrick Shanahan now serves in the role of acting Defense Secretary. That means that Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao can't be the designated survivor, because as a naturalized citizen, she is ineligible for the presidency.
The series won the Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series for five consecutive years, tying the record set by Frasier . The 20th Century Fox Television series has been an anchor of ABC's primetime schedule since its premiere in 2009.
Australia's processing centre for asylum seekers on Nauru has always been plagued by allegations of human rights abuses. The children will be flown with their families as part of a resettlement deal agreed with Washington.
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Also, the relative youthfulness of women's brains was detectable even among the youngest participants, who were in their 20s. A study basing age on metabolism rather than birth date found an average 3.8 year difference between the two.
She is also a contender for the Democratic nomination to run for president. "I think I've already lost the billionaire vote". In the Politico/Morning Consult survey, 63 percent of voters said "upper income people" pay too little in taxes.
However, there was some consolation when Collins received her highest score to date from judge Jason Gardiner, a four. The TV star added that when the cameras are off, she prefers to be at home with her other half, James Argent, 31.
Some activists and medical professionals, however, have argued the exercises put children at great risk and amount to child abuse. Footage of one of the couple's performances has gone viral over the past days, prompting the police to proceed with the arrest.
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