The Right to Vote
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This article demonstrated that one of the most coveted fundamental rights guaranteed to adult U.S. citizens is the right to vote. Like other fundamental rights, such as the right to privacy and the right to travel, the government is prohibited from restricting the right to vote, unless there is a compelling government interest and such a restriction would be necessary to achieve that interest. This standard is called the strict scrutiny standard, and it is an important standard as it relates to your fundamental rights.

In this article, we’ve outlined certain restrictions that have been placed on the fundamental right to vote, and we’ve explored whether those restrictions have been found to be constitutional or unconstitutional. We’ve also discussed the principle of "one person, one vote", and what this means at each level of government. Finally, we’ve looked at what it takes to run for office, and what restrictions have been placed on this right. Now, you should have a better understanding of your fundamental right to vote as an adult U.S. citizen.

Amendment XV, U.S. Constitution
Amendment XVIII, U.S. Constitution
Amendment XXIV, U.S. Constitution
Amendment XXVI, U.S. Constitution