James Madison Presidential Cabinet

James Madison Presidential Cabinet
James Madison was the 4th President of the US whose presidency spanned from March 4, 1809 to March 4, 1817. The Cabinet members of the James Madison included his Vice Presidents, George Clinton (1809-12) and Elbridge Gerry (1813-14). His Cabinet members were the official advisers he had appointed to head the executive departments of government during his presidency.

James Madison Presidential Cabinet: Government Issues
The members of the James Madison Presidential Cabinet provided the President with advice on the important events of his presidency from March 4, 1809 to March 4, 1817. Key government issues requiring Cabinet debate included the
War of 1812 in which the US declared war on Great Britain, the burning of Washington DC, The Treaty of Ghent that ended the 32 month War of 1812 and the continuance of wars with Native Americans including the Creek War (18131814).

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James Madison Presidential Cabinet
The following list provides the names of the James Madison Presidential Cabinet members and the departments in which they held the positions in which the foreign policies and the domestic policies of the nation were discussed. The Presidential Cabinet Members had to be approved by the Senate by a majority (51 votes). The Presidential Cabinet members of the executive departments of the US Government are ranked in order, according to the United States Presidential Line of Succession

James Madison Presidential Cabinet

Cabinet Departments and Cabinet Members

Vice President: George Clinton (1809-12)
Vice President: Elbridge Gerry (1813-14)

Secretary of State:

Robert Smith (1809-11)
James Monroe (1811-17)

Secretary of the Treasury:

Albert Gallatin (1809-14)
George W. Campbell (1814)
Alexander J. Dallas (1814-16)
William H. Crawford (1816-17)

Secretary of War:

William Eustis (1809-12)
John Armstrong (1813-14)
James Monroe (1814-15)
William H. Crawford (1815-16)

Attorney General:

Caesar A. Rodney (1809-11)
William Pinkney (1812-14)
Richard Rush (1814-17)

Secretary of the Navy:

Paul Hamilton (1809-12)
William Jones (1813-14)
Benjamin W. Crowninshield (1815-17)

James Madison Presidential Cabinet

James Madison Presidential Cabinet
The James Madison Presidential Cabinet article provides interesting facts and important information about the Cabinet members and departments of the 4th President of the United States.

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