Equal Rights Amendment supporters celebrate victory in Virginia — but still face opposition
Supporters of the Equal Rights Amendment celebrated on Wednesday when Virginia became the 38th state to approve the resolution. The measure to officially prohibit discrimination based on sex was ...
Equal Rights Amendment set to get pivotal vote after Virginia swings blue
The long-gestating proposal to create an Equal Rights Amendment, or ERA, in the U.S. Constitution could be closer to reality after a Virginia statehouse committee approved a measure Tuesday to bring ...
Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment
Virginia on Wednesday moved to the brink of becoming the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in what was seen as a momentous victory for the women’s rights movement even though it ...
Virginia Becomes 38th State to Pass Equal Rights Amendment
Virginia's legislature on Wednesday approved the Equal Rights Amendment, becoming the 38th state to do so and propelling the measure past the threshold required for inclusion in the U.S. Constitution.
Virginia lawmakers vote to ratify Equal Rights Amendment
Jan. 15 (UPI) --Virginia's General Assembly passed the Equal Rights Amendment Wednesday, making it the 38th state to ratify the amendment. The Virginia Senate voted 28-12 and the House of Delegates ...
‘A long time to wait’: Virginia passes Equal Rights Amendment in historic vote
RICHMOND — Both chambers of Virginia’s General Assembly passed the Equal Rights Amendment Wednesday, fulfilling a promise that helped Democrats seize control of the legislature and marking a watershed ...