A cupboard is a body of high-ranking country officials, typically comprising the top leaders of the executive branch. They are usually 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 body with collective duty, while in others it may function either as a purely advisory body or an assisting institution to a conclusion making head of state or head of government. Cabinets are usually the body responsible for the daily management of the government and response to unexpected occasions, whereas the legislative and legislative branches operate at a measured rate, 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 foto