Keep Colorado Equal Rights

Keep Colorado Equal Rights Cause Button Museum
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KEEP Colorado EQUAL RIGHTS Vote No! 6
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Brown button with orange text.

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(union bug)

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In 1972 Colorado passed an amendment to their state constitution guaranteeing equal rights for women within the state. In 1976 Colorado's Measure 6 was proposed to remove the equal rights amendment from the state constitution. This button was worn in opposition to the measure, which did not pass.

Sources: Colorado remove language forbidding sex-based inequality, measure 6 (1976). Ballotpedia: The Encyclopedia of American Politics.

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CA0469
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