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    Why is the Commerce Clause of Article I, Section 8 of particular importance in defining the powers of Congress?

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    The Commerce Clause of Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution is of particular importance in defining the powers of Congress for several reasons. The fundamental objective of the Commerce Clause is that it grants Congress the power "to regulate commerce with foreign nations, and among the several states, and with the Indian Tribes." By doing so, Congress is ensuring that the flow of commerce is not confronted by various state-imposed restrictions.

    The Commerce Clause gives Congress the greatest amount of power over what is coming into and out of each state, and what is being exported, without being unnecessarily restricted. Due to the amount of power granted over ...

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