What major power does Congress have over the bureaucracy?

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The United States Congress has power over the bureaucracy which is usually termed as, 'Power of the purse.' This simply means that the Congress can choose when to release and withhold funds for a particular project.
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Power Of The Purse.
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The bureaucracy exists due to acts of Congress. Moreover, Congress must approve the federal budget every year. report this answer. Updated on Wednesday, February 01 2012 at 09:16PM
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HIs power to convince them to support his projects. And exec orders apply ONLY to the EXECUTIVE BRANCH of government. They do not apply to Congress. you stupid moron. Executive Orders
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