The Twenty-fourth Amendment (Amendment XXIV) of the United States
Constitution prohibits ... Suttles. When the 24th Amendment was ratified in 1964,
five states still retained a poll tax: Virginia, A...
Amendment XXIVSection 1.The right of citizens of the United States to vote in any
primary or other election for President or Vice President, for electors for ...
On this date in 1962, the House passed the 24th Amendment, outlawing the poll
tax as a voting requirement in federal elections, by a vote of 295 to 86. At the ...
The 24th amendment was important to the Civil Rights Movement as it ended
mandatory poll taxes that prevented many African Americans. Poll taxes,
Amendment 24 of the United States Constitution. ... Amendment 24 - Poll Tax
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Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States to vote in any primary or other
election for President or Vice President, for electors for President or Vice ...
24th Amendment Annotations. Expansion of the Right to Vote. Ratification of the
Twenty-fourth Amendment marked the culmination of an endeavor begun in ...
The 24th Amendment to the Constitution prohibited the use of a poll tax as a
means of denying any citizen the right to vote in any election for president, vice ...
The 24th Amendment to the United States Constitution was written by Congress
at large, not by an individual author. It was proposed on August 27, 1962 and ...
Twenty-Fourth Amendment. The Twenty-fourth Amendment to the U.S.
Constitution reads: Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States to vote in