(Per the Presidential Succession Act of 1947 Revised in 2006)

(Hashtags#potus #president)

  1. Vice President > Mike Pence (Republican)
  2. Speaker of the House of Representatives > Nancy Pelosi (Democrat)
  3. President pro tempore of the Senate > Chuck Grassley (Republican)
  4. Secretary of State > Mike Pompeo (Republican)
  5. Secretary of the Treasury > Steven Mnuchin (Republican)
  6. Secretary of Defense > Mark Esper (Republican)
  7. Attorney General > William Barr (Republican)
  8. Secretary of the Interior > David Bernhardt (Republican)
  9. Secretary of Agriculture > Sonny Perdue (Republican)
  10. Secretary of Commerce > Wilbur Ross (Republican)
  11. Secretary of Labor > Eugene Scalia (Republican)
  12. Secretary of Health and Human Services > Alex Azar (Republican)
  13. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development > Ben Carson (Republican)
  14. Secretary of Transportation > Elaine Chao (Republican) (But not Natural Born)
  15. Secretary of Energy > Rick Perry (Republican)
  16. Secretary of Education > Betsy DeVos (Republican)
  17. Secretary of Veterans Affairs > Robert Wilkie (Republican)
  18. Secretary of Homeland Security > Vacant (Law unclear on Acting Secretaries)

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