Foundations of the Constitution

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  • Constitution is Ratified

  • Religious Qualifications Dropped

  • Property Qualifications Dropped

  • 15th Amendment

    All adult males can vote, including ex-slaves
  • 19th Amendment

    Women are permitted to vote
  • 23rd Amendment

    Citizens of District of Coumbia are allowed to participate in elections
  • 24th Amenment

    Poll tax for elections is made illegal
  • Voting Rights Act of 1965

    Discriminatory acts outlawed in elections
  • 26th Amendment

    Minimum votiing age is 18 years old