This amendment declared that all persons born or naturalized in the United States were entitled equal rights regardless of their race, and that their rights were protected at both the state and national levels.
citizens cannot be denied the right to vote because of race, color , or precious condition of servitude
Amendment to the United States Constitution (1913) gave Congress the power to tax income.
Passed in 1913, this amendment to the Constitution calls for the direct election of senators by the voters instead of their election by state legislatures.
Prohibited the manufacture, sale, and distribution of alcoholic beverages
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1920) extended the right to vote to women in federal or state elections.
(FDR) , change of dates for start of presidential/congressional terms
repeal of prohibition
limits the number of terms a president may be elected to serve
gave residents of Washington DC the right to vote
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1964) eliminated the poll tax as a prerequisite to vote in national elections.
clarifies an ambiguous provision of the Constitution regarding succession to the Presidency, and establishes procedures both for filling a vacancy in the office of the Vice President as well as responding to Presidential disabilities.
Ratified 1971. Standardized the voting age to 18.