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Unformatted text preview: 13th 1865 Abolishes slavery 14th 1868 Defines American citizenship 15th 1870 Extends the right to vote to all male citizens 16th 1913 Allows Congress to levy income taxes 17th 1913 Allows people to elect their senators directly 18th 1919 Prohibits the manufacture, sale, and transport of liquor 19th 1920 Extends the right to vote to all female citizens 20th 1933 Changes the start date of presidential and congressional terms; outlines presidential succession 21st 1933 Repeals Prohibition 22nd 1951 Sets a two-term limit on presidents 23rd 1961 Gives Washington, D.C., electoral votes 24th 1964 Outlaws poll taxes 25th 1967 Changes the order of succession to the presidency 26th 1971 Extends the right to vote to all eighteen-year-old citizens 27th 1992 Limits congressional pay raises...
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2012 for the course POS POS2112 taught by Professor Leslietaylor during the Winter '09 term at Broward College.
- Winter '09