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Prohibition repealed officially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