A cupboard is a body of high-ranking country officials, typically consisting of the best leaders of the executive branch. They are usually known as ministers, but in some jurisdictions are sometimes known as secretaries. The functions of a cupboard are varied: in some countries it's a collegiate decision-making system with collective duty, while in others it may operate either as a strictly advisory body or a assisting institution to a conclusion making head of state or head of government. Cabinets are usually the body responsible for the day-to-day management of the authorities and response to sudden events, whereas the legislative and judicial branches work in a measured pace, in sessions according to 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, in Addition to the ...
What positions are from the cupboard?
Below are the Cabinet positions and their responsibilities. Click here to see all digital photograph