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What does the 20th Amendment mean?

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What does the 20th Amendment mean?

Amendments to the Constitution:

The Constitution of the United States has 27 amendments. The 20th Amendment was adopted in 1933, just before the beginning of the presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt.

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The 20th Amendment means that the time and date a president begins his term of office is noon, January 20th instead of March 4 (which was the...

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20th Amendment: Lesson for Kids
20th Amendment: Lesson for Kids

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