17 terms

Gov. Amendments 11-27

Amendments 11-27

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11th Amendment
Lawsuits against the States
12th Amendment
Called for separate ballot for President and Vice-President
13th Amendment
Abolished Slavery
14th Amendment
All persons born in the U.S. are citizens and are guaranteed equal protection of the laws
15th Amendment
Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote because of race
16th Amendment
Allows the federal government to collect income tax
17th Amendment
Direct Election of Senators
18th Amendment
Prohibited the manufacture, sale, and distribution of alcohol
19th Amendment
Gave women the right to vote
20th Amendment
President takes office on Jan. 20/ Congress starts on January 3rd
21st Amendment
Prohibition repealed officially
22nd Amendment
Amendment that created a 2 term limit on presidents.
23rd Amendment
Washington DC gets electoral representation
24th Amendment
Abolishes poll taxes
25th Amendment
Creates a chain of succession for the presidential seat
26th Amendment
18 year olds can vote
27th Amendment
Amendment that made Congressional pay raises ineffective until the next term.