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What special powers does congress have?


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September 30, 2009 1:01AM

Congress' special powers include the following:

they can impeach federal officers,

approve treaties and presidential appointments,

and decide elections under certain circumstances.

Congress' expressed powers include

government finance,

regulation of commerce,

national defense,

law enforcement,

and national sovereignty.

Congress' implied powers include

expanding expressed powers in order to respond to situations unforeseen by the framers of the Constitution,.