The government has the power to collect and tax the citizens, This power is important because tax money is what pay for roads, public safety such as fire dept and police officers
Well it looks like you guys owe the government 8000 dollars in taxes
Congress has the expressed power to raise and maintain an army, navy, declare war and make peace. this is important because it is what keeps our country safe, protects our citizens, and it helps maintain peace and stability in regions that are critical to the US
a lot of people are trusting us to get their packages delivered by the holidays
Congress has the expressed power to establish post offices . This is important because it is responsible for the delivery of mail, and keeping the citizens private information protected.
Lets go is here and have some wings and a beer before we go to the game.
Because congress has the power to lay and collect taxes it is implied that they can also punish tax evaders, regulate the sale of things like alcohol and outlaw the use of narcotics
That sounds good but it you want beer we will have to go somewhere else because this restaurant doesn't have a license to sell liquor on Sundays
because congress has the power to maintain an army it is implied that they also have the power to draft citizens into the army in particular in time of war. This is important because it helps the armed forces get more members if their current force isnt large enough to properly fight a war
i Just turned 18 and i just got drafted
Hey get out of my mailbox that's private property, I'm calling the police
Because congress has the power to establish post offices, they have the implied power to prohibit mail fraud and obstruction of the mail, as well as ban the shipping of certain objects in the mail. This is important because it keeps our mail safe and lets us continue to trust the system.