Being Vice President does not guarantee the Presidency — Market Mad House

I think neither Vice President Mike Pence (R-Indiana); nor U.S. Senator Kamala Harris (D-California), knows American history.

Harris and Pence both want to be president, yet history shows the vice presidency is a lousy path to the Oval Office. In fact, Americans have elected only one sitting vice president; George H. W. Bush (R-Texas), president in the past 184 years.

Bush I won reelection in 1988, because of his association with one of the most popular presidents Ronald Reagan…




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Daniel G. Jennings

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Daniel G. Jennings is a writer who lives and works in Colorado. He is a lifelong history buff who is fascinated by stocks, politics, and cryptocurrency.

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