Voting Rights in the United States

  • Constitution is ratified

    Constitution is ratified
    Only white men who own land had the right to vote
  • Religious qualifications dropped

    Religious qualifications dropped
    You did not have to have any kind of religious affiliations to vote in the U.S.
  • Property requirements dropped

    Property requirements dropped
    You no longer had to own land to have the right to vote.
  • 15th Amendment

    15th Amendment
    Any free man can vote, of any race as long as they are free.
  • 19th Amendment

    19th Amendment
    Women have gained the right to vote in the U.S.
  • 23rd Amendment

    23rd Amendment
    The 23rd Amendment allows for the District of Columbia to vote for the Presidential Election.
  • 24th Amendment

    24th Amendment
    You can no longer be taxed to vote as a requirement.
  • Voting Rights Act of 1965

    Voting Rights Act of 1965
    There are no longer any tests or preventatives for minorites voting rights.
  • 26th Amendment

     26th Amendment
    You have to be eighteen to vote in the U.S.