Section 2. The Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.
The Twenty-Fourth Amendment got rid of the poll tax. It also gave Congress the authority to enforce the amendment through legislation.
This cartoon illustrates the terribly constraining effects of the poll tax on citizens' ability to vote for change. http://bvapush.pbworks.com/w/page/4313391/Amendment-24
This video recounts the history behind the ratification of the 24th Amendment. This video highlights the voting disparities between the wealthy and the poor. I enjoyed the accompanying music very much.