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The 14th Amendment was passed by a 33 to 11 margin by the Senate on June 8, 1866, and the House of Representatives passed it on June 13, 1866, by a margin of 120 to 32. The amendment was ratified over two years later on ...

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The 13th Amendment was approved by President Abraham Lincoln on Feb. 1, 1865. After this, it was put to a state vote, and it was ratified on Dec. 6, 1865.

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The 15th Amendment to the United States Constitution was passed by Congress on February 26, 1869, and ratified by the states on February 3, 1870. It was officially included in the Constitution on March 30, 1870.

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The United States Constitution may be amended either by a two-thirds vote by the House of Representatives and the Senate followed by subsequent state level ratification or by a Convention called for by two-thirds of stat...

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The Great Compromise at the Constitutional Convention ended the debate over congressional representation by establishing a two-branch legislature with each state represented equally in the Senate, and proportionately by ...

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The 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution guarantees citizenship to all persons born or naturalized in the United States, and also forbids any person or government from denying a citizen her right to life, liberty or p...

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Congress passed the 18th amendment to the U.S. Constitution on Dec. 18, 1917. Prior to the full Congress proposing the amendment to the states for ratification, the Senate passed the resolution on Aug. 1, 1917, and the H...

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