Asked • 05/02/19

Why are US cabinet ministers called secretaries?

The members of the US cabinet are called secretaries. Why it is so? In what other countries besides the US and pre-WWII USSR ministers were called by a different word (in the USSR they were called commissars)?

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Steve M. answered • 05/03/19

Certified Parliamentarian and Former Elective-Office Holder

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