John Adams Presidential Cabinet

John Adams Presidential Cabinet
John Adams was the 2nd President of the US whose presidency spanned from March 4, 1797 to March 4, 1801. The Cabinet members of the John Adams included his Vice President, Thomas Jefferson (1797-1801). His Cabinet members were the official advisers he had appointed to head the executive departments of government during his presidency.

John Adams Presidential Cabinet: Government Issues
John Adams Presidential Cabinet provided the President with advice on the important events of his presidency from March 4, 1797 to March 4, 1801. Key government issues requiring Cabinet debate included the XYZ Affair in which French diplomats tried to obtain a $250,000 bribe, the naval Quasi-War between France & the US and the Federal Bankruptcy Act.

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John Adams Presidential Cabinet
The following list provides the names of the John Adams 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

John Adams Presidential Cabinet

Cabinet Departments and Cabinet Members

Vice President: Thomas Jefferson (1797-1801)

Secretary of State:

Timothy Pickering (1797-1800)
John Marshall (1800-01)

Secretary of the Treasury:

Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (1797-1801)
Samuel Dexter (1801)

Secretary of War:

James McHenry (1797-1800)
Samuel Dexter (1800-01)

Attorney General:

Charles Lee (1797-1801)

Secretary of the Navy:

Benjamin Stoddert (1798-1801)

John Adams Presidential Cabinet

John Adams Presidency
The John Adams Presidential Cabinet article provides interesting facts and important information about the Cabinet members and departments of the 2nd President of the United States.

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