How a college term paper led to a constitutional amendment

Daily News Article - May 11, 2015

Questions

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1. a) What is the most recent constitutional amendment passed?
b) Write out the text of the amendment.

2. a) When was this amendment first proposed?
b) Who proposed it?

3. a) When was the amendment ratified?
b) Who was responsible for getting the proposed amendment ratified?

4. Explain Mr. Watson’s role in getting this amendment ratified.

5. What do you think about Mr. Watson’s professor’s reaction to his term paper?

6. How does Mr. Watson’s story inspire you?