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US Amendments


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This is one of the post-Civil War amendments to the US Constitution that includes the Due Process and Equal Protection Clauses.
14th Amendment
Voting allowed despite race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
15th Amendment
Passed in 1913, made the tax on personal income permanent.
16th Amendment
Provided for the direct election of U.S. senators.
17th Amendment
Prohibited the sale and use of alcoholic beverages.
18th Amendment
Guaranteed that all women in the United States would have the right to vote.
19th Amendment
Passed in 1933, repealed the prohibition of alcohol, the 18th amendment.
21st Amendment
Limited the number of terms a president can serve- no more than two terms.
22nd Amendment
Ratified in 1964, forbids charging a poll tax in order to vote in any election.
24th Amendment
This amendment to the constitution allowed citizens 18 years and older to vote.
26th Amendment
Proposed amendment that would guarantee equal rights under the law for Americans regardless of sex, brought about by women in the 1960s and 1970s.
Equal Rights Amendment