A cabinet is a body of high-ranking state officials, typically consisting of the top leaders of the executive branch. They are usually known as ministers, but in some jurisdictions are sometimes known as secretaries. The purposes of a cabinet are diverse: in some states it is a collegiate decision-making system with collective duty, while in others it could operate either as a strictly advisory body or an helping institution to a conclusion 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 legislative branches operate at a measured pace, in sessions according to lengthy procedures.
What will be the responsibilities 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 responsibilities. Click here to see all photo