4 Examples Collect taxes and borrow money Regulate foreign and interstate commerceCoin money and regulate its valueCreate federal courtsRegulate immigration and naturalization
5 Implied PowersThese are Congressional powers not stated specifically in the Constitution but suggested by the Constitution’s necessary and proper clause.This clause is also called the elastic clause.
6 Examples of Implied Powers Congress sets a federal minimum wage.Congress established the United States Air Force. Congress creates federal laws against pollution.
7 Non-legislative Powers These are powers that enable the government to operate more effectively and help Congress serve as a check on the other branches of government.
8 Examples of Non-Legislative Powers Ratify treaties (Senate)Approve Presidential appointments (Senate)Propose amendments to the Constitution (House or Senate)Bring impeachment charges against federal officials (House)