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Equal Rights Amendment    

Would have prohibited deprivation of equality of rights by the federal or state governments on account of sex.    

Initial ratification period ended March 22, 1979, and extension period ended June 30, 1982; amendment failed (status challenged)[a]

by fjallstrom on Thu Nov 12th, 2020 at 08:02:27 AM EST
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But does that not just reinforce my main point, which is that the US constitution is almost impossible to amend - even for a very worthy cause - without bipartisan support (and then some), and that Republicans are most unlikely to support any amendment which might disadvantage their (minority) voter base at the polls.

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Thu Nov 12th, 2020 at 10:45:50 AM EST
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