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Current Members of the United States Cabinet

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  • Denis McDonough
    Denis Richard McDonough (born December 2, 1969) is an American government official serving as the eleventh United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs under President Joe Biden since 2021. McDonough...
  • Jennifer Granholm
    Jennifer Mulhern Granholm (born February 5, 1959) is a Canadian-American lawyer, educator, author, political commentator, and politician serving as the 16th United States secretary of energy since 20...
  • Marcia Fudge, 18th Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
    Marcia Louise Fudge (born October 29, 1952) is an American attorney and politician serving as the 18th United States secretary of housing and urban development since 2021. A member of the Democratic ...
  • Xavier Becerra, 25th Secretary of Health and Human Services
    Xavier Becerra (/hɑːviˈɛər bɪˈsɛrə/ hah-vee-AIR beh-SEHR-ə; American Spanish: [ha%CB%88%CE%B2je%C9%BE beˈse.ra]; born January 26, 1958) is an American lawyer and politician serving as the 25th United...

All Cabinet members are nominated by the President and then presented to the Senate for confirmation or rejection by a simple majority. If approved, they are sworn in and then begin their duties. Aside from the Attorney General, and the Postmaster General when it was a Cabinet office, they all receive the title of Secretary. Members of the Cabinet serve at the pleasure of the President; the President may dismiss or reappoint them (to other posts) at will.


Currently there are 16 members of the Cabinet. All but the Vice President have to be confirmed by the United States Senate. Any position that shows as vacant is currently being run by an Acting Secretary or an Acting Attorney General.

Kamala Harris - Vice President

Antony Blinken - Secretary of State

Janet Yellen - Secretary of the Treasury

Lloyd Austin - Secretary of Defense

Merrick Garland - Attorney General

Deb Haaland - Secretary of the Interior

Tom Vilsack - Secretary of Agriculture

Gina Raimondo - Secretary of Commerce

Marty Walsh - Secretary of Labor

Xavier Becerra - Secretary of Health and Human Services

Marcia Fudge - Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

Pete Buttigieg - Secretary of Transportation

Jennifer Granholm - Secretary of Energy

Miguel Cardona - Secretary of Education

Denis McDonough - Secretary of Veterans Affairs

Alejandro Mayorkas - Secretary of Homeland Security