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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Three Democratic state attorneys general have asked a court to declare that the Equal Rights Amendment is valid and part of the U.S. Constitution.
CARSON CITY — Nevada lawmakers are ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment exactly 45 years after Congress first submitted it to the states.
State senators gave final approval Wednesday for Nevada to sign on to the effort set in motion by women's suffragists.
With a vote Monday, Nevada drew closer to approving the ERA, long after Congress' 1982 deadline for ratification. But the state has given the amendment's supporters new reason to hope.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada lawmakers are advancing a 45-year-old proposal seeking to amend the U.S. Constitution to plainly state that men and women are equal under the law.
Today, the Nevada State Senate votes on the Equal Rights Amendment. In a few weeks, the Assembly will take up the measure.
The Equal Rights Amendment was intended to give women the same rights as men in the Constitution. But it didn’t get enough ratifications, and it never passed.