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President-Elect Barack Obama's Proposed Cabinet

POSITION OBAMA'S CHOICE AGE STATE
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham-Clinton 61 New York
Secretary of Treasury Timothy Geithner 47 New York
Secretary of Defense Robert Gates 65 Washington
Attorney General Eric Holder 57 D.C.
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack 58 Iowa
Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke 59 Washington
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan 44 Illinois
Secretary of Energy Steven Chu 60 California
Secretary of Health & Human Services      
Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano 51 Arizona
Secretary of HUD Shaun Donovan 42 New York
Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar 53 Colorado
Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis 51 California
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood 63 Illinois
Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki 66 Virginia
White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel 49 Illinois
White House Budget Director Peter Emanuel 49 D.C.
U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk 54 Texas
Ambassador to United Nations Susan Rice 44 D.C.
EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson 46 New Jersey

15 Cabinet and 5 Cabinet-Rank Positions

Source: USA Today Research