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Who are all the people in obama's cabinet, and what positions do they hold?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Vice President of the United States

    Joseph R. Biden

    Department of State

    Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton

    Department of the Treasury

    Secretary Timothy F. Geithner

    Department of Defense

    Secretary Robert M. Gates

    Department of Justice

    Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr.

    Department of the Interior

    Secretary Kenneth L. Salazar

    Department of Agriculture

    Secretary Thomas J. Vilsack

    Department of Commerce

    Secretary-designate: Judd Gregg

    Department of Labor

    Secretary-designate: Hilda L. Solis

    Department of Health and Human Services

    Department of Housing and Urban Development

    Secretary Shaun L.S. Donovan

    Department of Transportation

    Secretary Raymond L. LaHood

    Department of Energy

    Secretary Steven Chu

    Department of Education

    Secretary Arne Duncan

    Department of Veterans Affairs

    Secretary Eric K. Shinse

    Department of Homeland Security

    Secretary Janet A. Napolitano

    The following positions have the status of Cabinet-rank:

    Council of Economic Advisers

    Chair Christina Romer

    Environmental Protection Agency

    Administrator Lisa P. Jackson

    Office of Management & Budget

    Director Peter R. Orsza

    United States Trade Representative

    Ambassador-designate: Ronald Kirk

    United States Ambassador to the United Nations

    Ambassador Susan Rice

    White House Chief of Staff

    Rahm I. Emanuel

    Source(s): White House Web Page
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    1 decade ago

    The cabinet is made up of the vice president and the head of 15 departments.

    Joe Biden Vice President

    Tom Vilsack Agriculture Secretary

    Janet Napolitano DHS Secretary

    Arne Duncan Education Secretary

    Steve Chu Energy Secretary

    Shaun Donovan HUD Secretary

    Ken Salazar Interior Secretary

    Eric Holder Justice Attorney General

    Hilda Solis Labor

    Judd Gregg Commerce

    Hillary Clinton State Secretary

    Ray LaHood Transportation Secretary

    Eric K. Shinseki, Veterans' Affairs Secretary

    Tim Geithner Treasury Secretary

    In addition, Robert Gates is remaining at defense and no one has been appointed to Health and Human Services.

    (Others, such as the U.N. Ambassador, EPA administer, etc., are not in the cabinet but have the same rank as cabinet members. )

  • 1 decade ago

    joe biden - vice president

    hilary clinton - secretary of state

    umm...i could guess on the rest but im not really sure

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