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The Anniversary of the 19th Amendment

August 18, 2014 | Karin

Today is the anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. The 19th Amendment was ratified on August 18, 1920. The 19th Amendment reads:

The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.

Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.

Happy anniversary 19th Amendment! Read more about it here.

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