A cupboard is a body of high-ranking state officials, typically comprising the best leaders of the executive branch. They are normally called ministers, but in a few jurisdictions are sometimes called secretaries. The functions of a cupboard are varied: in some states it is a collegiate decision-making system with collective duty, while in others it may operate either as a strictly advisory body or a helping 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 the government and response to sudden events, whereas the legislative and legislative branches operate in a measured rate, in sessions based on 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, in Addition to the ...
What positions are in the cupboard?
Below will be the Cabinet positions and their responsibilities. Click here to see all photo