What are the 3 types of power government?
To ensure a separation of powers, the U.S. Federal Government is made up of three branches: legislative, executive and judicial
What are the main powers of government?
Powers of the Government
- Collect taxes.
- Build roads.
- Borrow money.
- Establish courts.
- Make and enforce laws.
- Charter banks and corporations.
- Spend money for the general welfare.
- Take private property for public purposes, with just compensation.
What are the 5 powers of government?
Delegated (sometimes called enumerated or expressed) powers are specifically granted to the federal government in Article I, Section 8 of the Constitution. This includes the power to coin money, to regulate commerce, to declare war, to raise and maintain armed forces, and to establish a Post Office
Who is in power of the government?
The executive power in the federal government is vested in the President, although power is often delegated to the Cabinet members and other officials.