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George Washington started a Cabinet and the men on it was (Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson; Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton; Secretary of War Henry Knox; and Attorney General Edmund Randolph) the group of people that head the various departments of the Executive Branch and to whom the President advises and gets advice from. Members of Barack Obama cabinet are (Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of the Treasury Jacob Lew, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Attorney General Eric Holder, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, Secretary of Agriculture Tom J. Vilsack, Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan, Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki,Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson Washington was the first President to leave office after two terms; although, this was not always followed.Theodore Roosevelt, who came into office in 1901 and served until 1909, is considered the first modern President because he significantly expanded the influence and power of the executive office,The Twenty-second Amendment of the United States Constitution sets a term limit for election to the office of President of the United States. Congress passed the amendment on March 21, 1947. It was ratified by the requisite number of states on February 27, 1951. Proclamation of Neutrality was a speech created by George Washington himself declaring the nation neutral in the confusion between France and Great Britain. It threatened legal proceedings against any American providing assistance to any country at war. this was a good idea, reason being is now in today's war, america help other countries

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