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In a survey, just 48 percent were white males.
The one-year gap between confirmed Commerce secretaries is the longest in the department's 100-year history.
Which homeschooled White House official was known as "Goat Boy"? And other questions from National Journal staff.
Are big-screen bureaucrats anything like their real-life government counterparts? Short answer: No. Long answer: They're infinitely better.
Is the Obama Administration elitest?
Twenty five percent of the president's top officials are at least 60 years old.
In the first term, 12 percent of top officials surveyed by National Journal had military experience. Now, that figure is 9 percent.