How many ex-presidents have secret service protection?

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How do you become a secret service agent for the president?

Answer . \nThe main job of the U.S. Secret Service is to protect the country's currency from counterfeiters. Its agents are all members of the U.S. Treasury Department, but are best known for their protection of the president, the vice president and their families. Training is intensive, and onl (MORE)

Who does the secret service protect?

The President of the United States . The First Lady of the United States . The Vice President of the United States . The Second Lady of the United States . Foreign Heads of State . Former Presidents of the United States

Do all ex-presidents have secret service?

In 1965, Congress authorized the Secret Service (Public Law 89-186) to protect a former president and his/her spouse during their lifetime, unless they decline protection. In 1997, Congress enacted legislation (Public Law 103-329) that limits Secret Service protection for former presidents to 10 yea (MORE)

How long does a former president have secret service protection?

In 1965, Congress authorized the Secret Service (Public Law 89-186) to protect a former president and his/her spouse during their lifetime, unless they decline protection. In 1997, Congress enacted legislation (Public Law 103-329) that limits Secret Service protection for former presidents to 10 yea (MORE)

How long do ex-presidents get secret service protection?

In 1965, Congress authorized the Secret Service (Public Law 89-186) to protect a former president and their spouse during their lifetime, unless they decline protection. In 1997, Congress enacted legislation (Public Law 103-329) that limits Secret Service protection for former presidents to 10 years (MORE)

Which would be more pressure on the Secret Service - protecting a president-elect or protecting him once he is in office?

Tough question. On the one hand, a new subject has not usually had experience working with the Protective Detail, and as such may commit security SNAFU's accidentally. On the other hand, the President Elect's daily routine is less formalized and is undergoing change at the time of the transition, so (MORE)

How long do ex-presidents have secret service?

If the president was elected before January 1, 1997, the will receive secret service protection for their lifetime. However, if they were/are elected after 1/1/97, they will receive secret service protection for 10 years after they leave office. President Bill Clinton is the last president to have l (MORE)

What president created the secret service?

According to the US Secret Service website, the the Secret Service Division was created on July 5, 1865 in Washington, D.C., to suppress counterfeit currency. It wasn't until 1894 that they started unofficial part time security detail for President Cleveland. Since the agency was founded in July of (MORE)

Do governors have secret service protection?

Governors do not receive protection from the United States Secret Service. Most, if not all governors receive protection from their respective states. For example, Georgia State Patrol protects the Governor of Georgia and the Texas Ranger Division of the Texas Department of Public Safety protec (MORE)

Does the secretary of state get secret service protection?

No, the Secretary of State is protected by the Diplomatic SecurityService. It is the federal law enforcement arm of the United StatesDepartment of State. The DS protects the Secretary of State and anyforeign dignatiries below the head of state level (including, forexample, the British royal family m (MORE)

How long does Nancy Reagan get secret service protection?

Nancy Reagan receives Secret Service protection for the rest of her life. From Wikipedia: In 1965, Congress authorized the Secret Service (Public Law 89-186) [15] to protect a former president and his spouse during their lifetime, unless they decline protection. In 1997, Congress enacted legisla (MORE)

US Secret Service for retired Presidents?

The current policy is to protect Presidents while they are running for office, while they are in office, and after they leave office. The are perpetually protected.

How long does the president get secret service?

Presidents after clinton get secret service protection for up to ten years after they leave office. Presidents before that who had secret service protection got it for life. Clinton was the last president to get protection for life.

Is the Secret Service required to protect all former Presidents?

In 1965, Congress authorized the Secret Service (Public Law 89-186) to protect a former president and his/her spouse during their lifetime, unless they decline protection. In 1997, Congress enacted legislation (Public Law 103-329) that limits Secret Service protection for former presidents to 10 yea (MORE)

Do ex governors have secret service protection?

Daam! ! ! Bill S. I had to answer this,the probably have protection for Life.Didn't ehy change a new Bill for the President,it use to be for Lofe now its ten years unless some other plan extends the orginal.

Who protects the secret service agent who protect the president?

The sole purpose of the Secret Service agents are to protect the president. Whoever protects them is irrelevant and quite frankly not needed. People don't plan assassination to kill Secret Service agents, because of how quick people can act. With only 1 (maybe 2) shot, you need to kill the most impo (MORE)

Are the secret service allowed to talk to the President?

That probably depends on the President and SS agent in question. If they get along well and have something to talk about, I'm sure they exchange a few words from time to time. But, at the end of the day, the agent is there to do a job and protect the President of the United States with his own life (MORE)

Does George W. Bush have US Secret Service protection?

George W. Bush currently has U.S. Secret Service protection and will until 2018. Ex-presidents currently receive the protection for 10 years after their tenure as President. That law went into effect in 1997, making Bill Clinton the last president that will receive Secret Service protection for (MORE)

How long do presidents get secret service?

As long as they are the Presidents, they are protected by the Secret Service. The secret service is entrusted with the responsibility of protecting the United States president at all times.

How long is training to be a secret service agent to protect the president of the US?

Secret Service agents go through rigorous training to perform their job effectively. All agents must go through about 7 months worth of training when they are initially hired. Once an agent has gone through the initial training, if they want to be on a protection detail, they must work in a field of (MORE)

How many secret service agents does Obama have?

The number of secret service agents a president has is generally not made public, to assure his safety. If people knew how many secret service agents the president had, it would make a potential threat to him much easier to carry out. That is also why the secret service rarely explains their plans f (MORE)

Is President Obama trying to change the amount of years he will get secret service protection after he leaves office from 10 years to 20 years?

Actually, the person to benefit from the change is President George W. Bush. Until President Obama changed the rules in early January 2013, former presidents who served after 1997 lost secret service protection after only ten years. Mr. Obama, citing security concerns in our more dangerous world, an (MORE)