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i take it we are talking about the dept's within the cabinet,back then it was pretty bare bone.secretary of state,secretary of treasury secretary of war,attorney general,postmaster general that's it no more.even tho 14 different people held these post during his terms.

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Washington had a small, yet effective cabinet. He only had four secretaries, each of whom had a specific job and advised the president in different ways, on different matters.

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