Amendments

19th Amendment: Women's Suffrage

  • Women had a right to government so they thought they should have a right vote just like all men could.
  • It was passed in 1919
  • It is still important because women have just as much right as men do to vote.
  • Restrictions: there are none
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17th Amendment: Popular election of Senators

  • The people vote, not the congress.
  • It was passed in 1912
  • It is important because it will be fair that way because you could have one house bigger than the other and it be an unfair vote.
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18th amendment: Prohibition

  • Alcohol was illegal to everyone because men were drinking and not getting work done and they became abusive.
  • It was passed in 1917
  • It is not important anymore
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