A cupboard is a body of high heeled state officials, typically comprising the top leaders of the executive branch. They are normally known as ministers, but in some jurisdictions are occasionally known as secretaries. The functions of a cupboard are diverse: in some countries it is a collegiate decision-making system with collective responsibility, while in others it could operate either as a purely advisory body or a assisting institution to a decision making head of state or head of government. Cabinets are usually the body responsible for its day-to-day management of their government and response to sudden events, whereas the legislative and judicial branches work in a measured pace, in sessions based on prolonged processes.
What are the duties of the 15 cabinet departments?
The Cabinet includes the Vice President and the heads of 15 executive departments -- the Secretaries of Agriculture, Commerce, Defense, Education, Energy, Health and Human Services, Homeland Security, Housing and Urban Development, Interior, Labor, State, Transportation, Treasury, and Veterans Affairs, as well as the ...
What places are from the cupboard?
Below are the Cabinet positions and their duties. Click here to see all image