The Presidency of Fitzgerald Grant III began on January 20th 2011, when he became the 44th President of the United States. Grants running mate, Senator Sally Langston of Georgia, also took office as Vice President on January 20th 2011. Grant was the Governor of California when he was elected to the presidency, wining against Democratic challenger Governor Samuel Reston of Maryland in the 2010 Presidential Election. Grant is the nineteenth Republican to hold the office.
First term 2011-2015 Edit
President Grant began his first term in office on January 20th 2011, his first year in office was a ambitious year for the Grant Administration, the newly elected president set a bold agenda for the and sought a change in the nation's education system, President Grant announced this bold education reform in his first State of the Union address in 2011.
President Grants first year in office was spent tackling major issues that faced the nation at the time, President Grant negotiated a vial immigration Bill that would have allowed the nations DREAMERS to have a better start in life.
During his second year in office, the first scandal of his presidency occurred, where a Former White House staffer called Amanda Tanner, had an affair with President Grant, however the scandal was inaccurate as the voice on the tape of Amanda Tanner and President Grant was actually the First Lady and the President. President Grant had to deal with growing support for the death of Genny Nystrom, a young college student who was murdered by Russian Ambassador, who is protected by Diplomatic Immunity, President Grant faced overwhelming public outrage because he did rescind the Diplomatic Immunity. President Grant also had an assassination attempt on his life on November 29th 2012, this resulted in Vice President Sally Langston assuming the powers and duties of the presidency temporarily. President Grant latter resumed the power and duties of his office and in his third year held his first press conference since his assassination attempt.
The third year of the Grant Administration saw the President announce his reelection campaign as well as deal with foreign policy on a new level. Six Months into his third year in office President Grant was criticised for not ding enough to free the hostages in West Angola, and was saddled by the media for being an ineffective commander in chief, however President Grant was able to free the hostages after sending a seal team in which rescued the captured hostages and returned them back to U.S soil.
- Vice President - Sally Langston