Watching Government: Adding cabinets

Congress this year may pass legislation creating two new cabinets, both of which the White House endorses in principle. Serious negotiations are under way for a cabinet-level Department of Homeland Security; a Department of Environmental Protection is also being considered.Homeland securityOf the two proposals, the homeland security issue is on a faster schedule, reflecting politicians' fears that national security and public confidence could suffer if partisan bickering lingers into fall.Before the August recess, Congress is expected to pass a bill elevating the 9-month-old Office of Homeland Security from a White House advisory board to a cabinet position. White House officials unti...

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