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When was the Department of Agriculture founded?
February 15, 1889
Who is the current Secretary of the Department of Agriculture?
Tom Vilsack
What issue does the Department of Agriculture advise the President?
Farming development and agricultural trade
When was the Department of Defense founded?
September 18, 1947
Who is the current Secretary of the Department of Defense?
Ashton Carter
What issue does the Department of Defense advise the President?
Regarding the former Soviet states, strategic affairs, and nuclear weapons policy
When was the Department of Energy founded?
August 4, 1977
Who is the current Secretary of the Department of Energy?
Ernest Moniz
What issue does the Department of Energy advise the President?
Policy regarding energy and safety in handling nuclear material (e.g. Nuclear weapon program)
When was the Department of Homeland Security founded?
November 25, 2002
Who is the current Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security?
Jeh Johnson
What issue does the Department of Homeland Security advise the President?
Terrorist attacks, man-made accidents, and natural disasters (e.g. attacks like September 11, 2001)
When was the Department of Justice founded?
July 1, 1870
Who is the current Secretary of the Department of Justice?
Loretta Lynch
What issue does the Department of Justice advise the President?
Enforcement of law and administration of justice in the United States