Today in 1920: The Nineteenth Amendment is ratified

Aug 18, 2016 By: Jeremy Byellin

On August 18, 1920, the Nineteenth Amendment achieved ratification with the approval of the amendment by the Tennessee House of Representatives

Today in 1922: Supreme Court upholds the Nineteenth Amendment against states’ rights challenges

Feb 27, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin

On February 27, 1922, the Supreme Court upheld the Nineteenth Amendment against states’ rights challenges in Leser v. Garnett.