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Episode 6 of 9: ERA Activists demand and receive unique extended deadline Reclaiming the Republic Podcast

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ERA proponents realized the ERA would not meet the seven year Congressional deadline so Congress granted an unprecedented time extension which was opposed even by major pro-ERA newspapers. Five states rescinded prior approval of the ERA, then Congress disallowed the rescissions based on a false history of the 14 the and 15 the Amendments, as well as misreading a letter from Founding Father, James Madison.

ERA proponents realized the ERA would not meet the seven year Congressional deadline so Congress granted an unprecedented time extension which was opposed even by major pro-ERA newspapers. Five states rescinded prior approval of the ERA, then Congress disallowed the rescissions based on a false history of the 14 the and 15 the Amendments, as well as misreading a letter from Founding Father, James Madison.

42 min

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