Mnemonic Device of the Day – Income Senators with Wine and Women

How to remember the U.S. constitutional Amendments 16-19

Income Senators with Wine and Women.

16 – Income – Allows the Federal Government to collect Income Tax
17 – Senators – Espablishes the direct election of U.S. Senators by popular vote
18 – Wine – Espablishes prohibition of alcohol (repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment) Thank Goodness
19 – Women – Establishes Women’s Suffrage

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