A cabinet is a body of high heeled country officials, typically comprising the top leaders of the executive branch. They are normally known as ministers, but in some jurisdictions are sometimes known as secretaries. The purposes of a cabinet are diverse: in some countries it's a collegiate decision-making system with collective duty, while in others it could function either as a strictly advisory body or an helping institution to a decision making head of state or head of government. Cabinets are typically the body responsible for its day-to-day management of their authorities and response to sudden events, whereas the legislative and judicial branches operate at a measured rate, in sessions based on lengthy procedures.
What will be 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 positions are from the cabinet?
Below will be the Cabinet positions and their duties. Click here to see all picture