A cupboard is a body of high heeled state officials, typically consisting of the best leaders of the executive branch. They are normally called ministers, but in some jurisdictions are sometimes called secretaries. The functions of a cupboard are diverse: in some countries it's a collegiate decision-making system with collective responsibility, while in others it could function 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 authorities and response to sudden events, whereas the legislative and judicial branches operate in a measured rate, in sessions based on prolonged processes.
What are 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 places are from the cupboard?
Below are the Cabinet positions and their responsibilities. Click here to see all image