Congress Made Easy!
Gov. period 2 Diamond Do and Alexander Garza
Congress has a divide in powers.
Check and Balances
Implied Powers and Necessary and Proper Clause (A.K.A Elastic Clause)
The Limits of Congress
Enumerated powers, or the expressed powers.
Special Powers of the House of Representatives
The Constitution gives the House of Representatives a few unique powers, including the power to do the following. Propose all tax bills, Impeach a federal official.Impeachment is the process of formally charging a government official with an offense serious enough to warrant removal from office.
Unique powers of the Senate
The Constitution also grants the Senate a few unique powers, including the power to do the following. Approve presidential appointments to key federal offices, confirm all federal judicial appointments, ratify treaties, and try impeached officials.