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Books from the Library Catalog
Why Vote? by
Publication Date: 2019-02-25
Changing How America Votes by
Publication Date: 2017-04-01
Voting Rights and Voter ID Laws by
Publication Date: 2018-07-15
Constitutional Amendments Affecting Voter Rights
The 24th Amendment, ratified in 1964, eliminated poll taxes. The tax had been used in some states to keep African Americans from voting in federal elections.
The 26th Amendment, ratified in 1971, lowered the voting age for all elections to 18.
Watch the Video: The Voting Rights Act