A cabinet is a body of high heeled state officials, typically comprising the top leaders of the executive branch. They are usually known as ministers, but in a few jurisdictions are occasionally known as secretaries. The purposes of a cabinet are diverse: in some countries it is a collegiate decision-making body with collective responsibility, while in others it may 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 daily management of the government and response to unexpected occasions, whereas the legislative and judicial branches work in a measured rate, in sessions according to 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 cabinet?
Below are the Cabinet positions and their duties. Click here to see all foto