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Donald J. Trump Cabinet

*This post will be updated as the President-elect’s office releases their proposed nominees*

The Cabinet’s role is to advise the President on any subject he may require relating to the duties of each member’s respective office. Each department then is also tasked with carrying out the President’s strategy within their department’s area of responsibility.

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 Attorney General.

Cabinet Positions In order of succession to the Presidency:

Vice President of the United States
Mike Pence

Department of State
Secretary
state.gov

Department of the Treasury
(Proposed Nominee for Treasury Secretary) Steven Mnuchin
treasury.gov

Department of Defense
(Proposed Nominee for Secretary of Defense) James Mattis
defense.gov

Department of Justice
(Proposed Nominee for  Attorney General) Jeff Sessions
usdoj.gov

Department of the Interior
Secretary
doi.gov

Department of Agriculture
Secretary
usda.gov

Department of Commerce
(Proposed Nominee for Commerce Secretary) Wilbur Ross
commerce.gov

Department of Labor
Secretary
dol.gov

Department of Health and Human Services
(Proposed Nominee for Secretary) Tom Price
hhs.gov

Department of Housing and Urban Development
(Proposed Nominee for Secretary) Ben Carson
hud.gov

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Department of Transportation
( Proposed nominee for Secretary) Elaine Chao
dot.gov

Department of Energy
Secretary
energy.gov

Department of Education
(Proposed Nominee for Secretary) Betsy DeVos
ed.gov

Department of Veterans Affairs
Secretary
va.gov

Department of Homeland Security
(Proposed Nominee for Secretary) John Kelly
dhs.gov

The following positions have the status of Cabinet-rank:

White House Chief of Staff
Reince Priebus

Environmental Protection Agency
(Proposed Nominee for Administrator) Scott Pruitt
epa.gov

Office of Management & Budget
Director
whitehouse.gov/omb

United States Trade Representative
Ambassador
ustr.gov

United States Mission to the United Nations
(Proposed Nominee for Ambassador) Nikki Haley
usun.state.gov

Council of Economic Advisers
Chairman
whitehouse.gov/administration/eop/cea

Small Business Administration
(Proposed Nominee for Administrator) Linda McMahon
sba.gov

Non-Cabinet Administration Positions

CIA Director
(Proposed Nominee for Director) Mike Pompeo
cia.gov

National Security Advisor
Michael Flynn

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