women’s suffrage

Liberty Quotations: The Nineteenth Amendment

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Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony
Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony

“The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.  Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.”

U.S. Constitution, Amendment XIX (ratified August 18, 1920)