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Four powers of the U.S. Congress: 1. Declare War 2. Levy Taxes 3. Ratify Treaties 4. Impeachment Authority
no bill of attainder or ex post facto Law shall be passedno capitation, or other direct taxNo tax or duty shall be laid on articles exported from any stateNo nobility shall be… granted by the USANo money shall be drawn from the treasury
Regulate trade amongst the states, collect taxes, declare war, borrow money.
Four powers of Congress include the impeachment powers of both houses, the power to declare war, and the power to lay and collect taxes. The Senate also has to give its ad…vice and consent to treaties.
power to declare war, to levy tax, regulate commerce and enforce copyrights.
Congress has more than 4 powers. In Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution it lists their powers. Section 8. The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes, …duties, imposts and excises, to pay the debts and provide for the common defense and general welfare of the United States; but all duties, imposts and excises shall be uniform throughout the United States; To borrow money on the credit of the United States; To regulate commerce with foreign nations, and among the several states, and with the Indian tribes; To establish a uniform rule of naturalization, and uniform laws on the subject of bankruptcies throughout the United States; To coin money, regulate the value thereof, and of foreign coin, and fix the standard of weights and measures; To provide for the punishment of counterfeiting the securities and current coin of the United States; To establish post offices and post roads; To promote the progress of science and useful arts, by securing for limited times to authors and inventors the exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries; To constitute tribunals inferior to the Supreme Court ; To define and punish piracies and felonies committed on the high seas, and offenses against the law of nations ; To declare war, grant letters of marque and reprisal, and make rules concerning captures on land and water ; To raise and support armies, but no appropriation of money to that use shall be for a longer term than two years; To provide and maintain a navy; To make rules for the government and regulation of the land and naval forces; To provide for calling forth the militia to execute the laws of the union, suppress insurrections and repel invasions; To provide for organizing, arming, and disciplining, the militia, and for governing such part of them as may be employed in the service of the United States, reserving to the states respectively, the appointment of the officers, and the authority of training the militia according to the discipline prescribed by Congress; To exercise exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever, over such District (not exceeding ten miles square) as may, by cession of particular states, and the acceptance of Congress, become the seat of the government of the United States, and to exercise like authority over all places purchased by the consent of the legislature of the state in which the same shall be, for the erection of forts, magazines, arsenals, dockyards, and other needful buildings;--And To make all laws which shall be necessary and proper for carrying into execution the foregoing powers, and all other powers vested by this Constitution in the government of the United States, or in any department or officer thereof. " To add they also have the power to declare war and impeach and try elected officials.
Answer duties, imposts, excises, and income tax
taxation, trade regulation, and tariffs
Navy- to provide and maintain a navy post office- to establish post offices and post roads credit- to borrow money from the U.S. national banks federal courts- to constitute …tribunals inferior to the supreme court
The Big Four were Austria, Prussia, Russia and the United Kingdom.
The four main powers were Austria, the United Kingdom, Russia and Prussia. Bourbon France is generally mentioned as the 'fifth power'.
Confirming or Denying the President's appointees (such as Supreme Judges) Granting (or not) the President the right to declare war Overrule by both houses of a presidential si…gnature on a bill Ability to write a bill changing the president's powers
Congress Amy tax only for public purposes, Congress may not tax exports, Direct taxes must be apportioned among the states, indirect tax is one first paid by one preson, but t…hen passed on to another.
The Conquerors of Napoleon - Britain, Austria, Prussia and Russia.
Propose constitutional amendments Propose and pass legislature Declare War Investigate, interpelate, to control, and to argue among themselves
Britain,Austria,Russia and Prussia