A cabinet is a body of high heeled country officials, typically consisting of the best leaders of the executive branch. They are normally known as ministers, but in a few jurisdictions are occasionally known as secretaries. The functions of a cabinet are varied: in some countries it is a collegiate decision-making body with collective duty, while in others it may function either as a strictly advisory body or an assisting institution to a decision making head of state or head of government. Cabinets are usually the body responsible for the day-to-day management of their government and response to unexpected occasions, whereas the legislative and legislative branches work at a measured pace, in sessions based on prolonged processes.
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 in the cabinet?
Below will be the Cabinet positions and their duties. Click here to see all snapshot