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Constitutional FAQ Answer #120

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Q120. "Since it is true that the president must be a naturally born citizen, does the vice president also have to be a naturally born citizen?"

A. The Vice President has the same qualifications as the President - if you cannot be President, you also cannot be Vice President. This is specified in the last sentence of the 12th Amendment.

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