It's Time for Congress to Act!

Image of marchers carrying a banner that reads: Equality of Rights Under the Law Shall Not Be Denied or Abridged by the United States or by Any State on Account of Sex
Image of marchers carrying a banner that reads: Equality of Rights Under the Law Shall Not Be Denied or Abridged by the United States or by Any State on Account of Sex

When added to the Constitution, the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) will prohibit the denial of equal rights on the basis of sex as one of our foundational constitutional principles.

38 States

have ratified the ERA

49 Years

since the ERA was passed by Congress

8 out of 10

adults favor adding the ERA to the Constitution

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There is no time limit on equal rights. The time is now to ensure the ERA at long-last is added to the U.S. Constitution. Now that the House has voted, it’s time for the Senate to act.

The Complete Text of the Equal Rights Amendment

Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.

The Congress shall have the power to enforce, by appropriate legislation, the provisions of this Article.

This Amendment shall take effect two years after the date of ratification.

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