The 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, the women’s vote, turned 100 years old on June 4th, 2019. It was a long, tough battle to get equal treatment as American citizens, and it’s not taken for granted.
Women vote in higher numbers than men and have done so in every election since 1964. In 2016, 9.9 million more women than men voted. Women have voted at higher rates than men since 1980. Do you vote in every election? I do!
The 19th Amendment opens with these words, “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. Click HERE for more statistic data.