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Teaching What Does the Vice President Do?

What Does the Vice President Do?

In January 2021, Kamala Harris became the vice president of the United States. She also became the first woman, the first person of South Asian descent, and the first Black person to do so. In addition, Harris is the first vice president to graduate from a historically Black college or university (HBCU).

Joshua Holzer, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Westminster College
The Conversation


Why have some vice presidents had more power and responsibility than others?


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