• Mnuchin says Tubman $20 bill design delayed past 2020

    1 month ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the redesign of the $20 bill to feature 19th century abolitionist leader Harriet Tubman has been delayed.
    The decision to replace Andrew Jackson, the nation's seventh president, with Tubman on the $20 bill had been made by Mnuchin's predecessor, former Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, who had served in the Obama administration.
    Tubman's fate had been in doubt since the 2016 campaign based on critical comments by then-candidate Donald Trump, who branded the move an act of "pure political correctness."
    Mnuchin, however, said the delay in...
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  • Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Delayed Again-This Time to 2028

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    The redesigned $20 bill was originally supposed to be unveiled in 2020, to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. Now, says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, it won't happen until 2028.
    This is the second major delay for the new currency. Last April, the Treasury Department said the redesign wouldn't hit the streets until 2026. Mnuchin, though, has a longer timeline in mind.
    Speaking before the House Financial Services Committee, Mnuchin said , "the primary reason we have looked at redesigning the currency is for counterfeiting...
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  • Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill? Not During The Trump Administration

    Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill? Not During The Trump Administration

    1 month ago - By NPR

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin ruled out any changes to the U.S. currency imagery before 2028.
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  • Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Delayed Again-This Time to 2028

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    The redesigned $20 bill was originally supposed to be unveiled in 2020, to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. Now, says Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, it won't happen until 2028.
    This is the second major delay for the new currency. Last April, the Treasury Department said the redesign wouldn't hit the streets until 2026. Mnuchin, though, has a longer timeline in mind.
    Speaking before the House Financial Services Committee, Mnuchin said , "the primary reason we have looked at redesigning the currency is for counterfeiting...
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