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Historical list, with photos, of notable United States Cabinet Members. This list of people in the US Presidential Cabinet includes both past and present members. Who has been in the Presidential Cabinet? These notable American politicians have all been members of the President's Cabinet at some point during their political careers and are now listed in one convenient list of US Cabinet members.

What are the positions of the Presidential Cabinet? Among the famous politicians on this list of United States Cabinet members are former and current politicians who held or are holding the positions of Secretary of State, Secretary of the Treasury, Secretary of Defense, Attorney General, Secretary of the Interior, and many other Secretary positions like Agriculture and Education. These powerful politicians are all tasked with advising the President on pertinent issues relating to their individual cabinet posts.

Who are the current US Cabinet members? How many politicians have held a post in the United States Presidential Cabinet? This United States Cabinet Members list is alphabetical, and you can sort by any column in your search for knowledge about the President's Cabinet members.
Albert Gallatin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list United States Cabinet Members
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Abraham Alfonse Albert Gallatin was a Swiss-American politician, diplomat, ethnologist and linguist. He served as a Congressman, Senator, United States Ambassador and was the longest-serving United States Secretary of the Treasury. In 1831, he founded the University of the City of New York, now New ...more

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Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Senator, United States Representative, United States Secretary of the Treasury

District: Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district

Party: Democratic-Republican Party

Governmental Body: United States House of Representatives, United States Senate, United States Department of the Treasury

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Alexander Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list United States Cabinet Members
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Alexander Hamilton was a founding father of the United States, chief staff aide to General George Washington, one of the most influential interpreters and promoters of the U.S. Constitution, the founder of the nation's financial system, and the founder of the Federalist Party, the world's first ...more

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Birthplace: Charlestown, Saint Kitts and Nevis

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Secretary of the Treasury

Party: Federalist Party

Governmental Body: Cabinet of the United States

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#3 on The Best American Founding Fathers

#10 on The Most Influential Politicians in American History

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Alexander J. Dallas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list United States Cabinet Members
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Alexander James Dallas was an American statesman who served as the U.S. Treasury Secretary under President James Madison. ...more

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Birthplace: Caribbean Sea, Greater Antilles, Jamaica, Surrey Kingston, + more

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Secretary of the Treasury

Governmental Body: Cabinet of the United States

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Alphonso Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list United States Cabinet Members
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Alphonso Jackson served as the 13th United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development. He was nominated by President George W. Bush on January 28, 2004 and confirmed by the Senate on March 31, 2004. Jackson announced his resignation on March 31, 2008. ...more

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Birthplace: Marshall, Texas, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

Party: Republican Party

Governmental Body: Cabinet of the United States

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Andrew W. Mellon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list United States Cabinet Members
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Andrew William Mellon was an American banker, businessman, industrialist, philanthropist, art collector, United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom and United States Secretary of the Treasury from March 4, 1921 to February 12, 1932, from the wealthy Mellon family of Pennsylvania. He and his ...more

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Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Secretary of the Treasury

Party: Republican Party

Governmental Body: Cabinet of the United States

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Anthony Foxx is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list United States Cabinet Members
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Anthony Renard Foxx is an American politician who has been United States Secretary of Transportation since 2013. He served as the Mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, from 2009 to 2013. He was first elected to the Charlotte City Council in 2005, and he was elected as Mayor on November 3, 2009, ...more

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Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Secretary of Transportation, Mayor of Charlotte^! North Carolina

Party: Democratic Party

Governmental Body: United States Department of Transportation

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Arne Duncan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list United States Cabinet Members
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Arne Duncan is an American education administrator who has been United States Secretary of Education since 2009. Duncan previously served as chief executive officer of the Chicago Public Schools district from 2001-2009. ...more

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Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Secretary of Education

Party: Democratic Party

Governmental Body: Cabinet of the United States

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Benjamin Bristow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list United States Cabinet Members
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Benjamin Helm Bristow was an American lawyer and Republican Party politician who served as the first Solicitor General of the United States and as a U.S. Treasury Secretary. As the United States first Solicitor General, Bristow aided President Ulysses S. Grant and Attorney General Amos T. Akerman ...more

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Birthplace: Elkton, Kentucky, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Title: United States Solicitor General, United States Secretary of the Treasury

Party: Republican Party

Governmental Body: Cabinet of the United States

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