2 11th AmendmentIf you’re gonna sue Texas, you gotta sue Texas in Texas.Texas, I’m going to sue youA citizen of one state can’t sue the government of another state unless it is done in the state being sued.
3 Vice-Presidential Ballot 12th AmendmentElectoral CollegeVice-Presidential BallotElectoral CollegePresidential BallotBidenPalinObamaMcCainElectoral College has separate ballots for President and Vice-President
4 13th AmendmentCivil War AmendmentAbolished slavery!!!
5 And, we are all equally protected by the law. 14th AmendmentAny one born in the U.S. is a citizen.Civil War AmendmentMe too? Me a ‘itizen?And, we are all equally protected by the law.
6 15th Amendment Civil War Amendment Voting rights could not be denied because of race or color (or could it?).Or, do I feed my family?Should I vote?Civil War Amendment
7 16th Amendment The federal government can tax our income. Great, all I need is a bill from the IRS!Don’t you worry, we know how to spend YOUR money better than you.The federal government can tax our income.
8 You better do a good job if you want to be reelected 17th AmendmentPrior to the 17th Amendment, the state legislatures chose the senators, but…N.C. SenatorsKay HagenRichard BurrYou better do a good job if you want to be reelectedWith the passage of the 17th, the PEOPLE directly elect their senators.
9 Prohibited the sale of alcohol 18th AmendmentProhibited the sale of alcoholThis is known as prohibition.See amendment 21.
10 Gives women the right to vote. We finally have suffrage rights. 19th AmendmentGives women the right to vote.We finally have suffrage rights.
11 20th AmendmentMoves the presidential inauguration date from the month of March to January 20th. This amendment is also known as the “Lame Duck” amendment.
12 Prohibition ends, , alcohol is legal again. 21st Amendment18th repealedProhibition ends, , alcohol is legal again.Break out the Champaign!!!!Never Mind
13 2 Terms, 2 Terms per president. 22nd AmendmentI know, I know, George, I broke your tradition of only serving two termsFranklin Roosevelt was elected four times, all presidents are now limited to two terms.2 Terms, 2 Terms per president.
14 Bout time these folks can vote for the prez. 23rd AmendmentBout time these folks can vote for the prez.Citizens of Washington, D.C. (our U.S. Capital) receive the right to vote in presidential elections. Washington, D.C. is given 3 electoral votes.
15 24th Amendment Outlaws Poll Taxes Super!! Now I can vote and feed my family. One less thing I have to pay.Outlaws Poll Taxes
16 Not to worry, I’m ready to step in if something happens to Barrack. 25th AmendmentOutlines procedures for the succession to the presidency. The V.P. takes over as president if the president is unable to fulfill his/her job.Not to worry, I’m ready to step in if something happens to Barrack.
17 18 year olds have suffrage rights. 26th AmendmentsI think it means we can vote!!! But, wait a minute, aren’t we having a party on that day.18 year olds have suffrage rights.
18 Mike McIntyre US Congressman, 7th District, NC 27th AmendmentYou mean I can give myself a pay raise, but I’ll have to wait until after my reelection to get it.Mike McIntyre US Congressman, th District, NCCongress can give themselves a pay raise, but they have to wait until after the next election before they can get it.