Cabinet

Prediction

  1. What do you think cabinet means? Not that kind of cabinet!

  2. Use cabinet in a sentence (about politics, that makes sense):

  3. Think of an example of cabinet in current events:

  4. Find an image of cabinet:

 
 

Definition

The advisory council for the president consisting of the heads of the executive departments, the vice president, and a few officials selected by the president.

Sentence

George Washington's administration consisted of four cabinet positions, known as the inner cabinet: State, Treasury, State, War (Defense), and Justice (Attorney General.)

Example

Conway slams Democrats as 'crybabies' for not confirming Trump's Cabinet picks

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Question(s)

  1. Latinos make up 17% of America, and every administration in the past 30 years has had a Latino member of the cabinet. Is there a Latino in the Trump cabinet?

  2. How many members of the cabinet are there today?

  3. Is the cabinet specifically mentioned in the Constitution?