How long does the Secretary of State serve for?

Answer The U.S. Secretary of State is a political appointment. The Secretary of State serves as long as the appointing President is in office, and may serve again if the President is re-elected. On the st... Read More »

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How long does a Secretary of Homeland Security serve?

As with other members of the Presidential Cabinet, the US Secretary of Homeland Security is expected to resign when a new President takes office. (from wiseGEEK, in related links)

How long does a state treasurer serve?

A state treasurer serves a four-year term. After his first term, he can run for re-election or be reappointed one more time. In some states, treasurers are chosen through an election; in other stat... Read More »

How long is the term of the Indiana secretary of state?

The Secretary of State in Indiana serves a four-year term when elected. According to Article 6--amended in 1970--of the Indiana Constitution, a Secretary of State can serve no more than eight years... Read More »

What does the national secretary of state do?

In the United States, the secretary of state acts as the primary foreign policy adviser to the president. The secretary of state has responsibility for U.S. government activities that take place in... Read More »