A cupboard is a body of high-ranking country officials, typically consisting of the top 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 cupboard are diverse: in some states it is a collegiate decision-making system with collective duty, while in others it may function either as a strictly advisory body or an helping institution to a conclusion making head of state or head of government. Cabinets are usually the body responsible for the daily management of their government and response to unexpected occasions, whereas the legislative and legislative branches operate at a measured pace, in sessions based on 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 places are in the cupboard?
Below are the Cabinet positions and their responsibilities. Click here to see all snapshot