Harriet Tubman will be on $20 bill

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  1. BetteDavisEyes

    BetteDavisEyes All the boys think she's a spy...

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    Treasury to keep Hamilton on $10, put Tubman on $20

    Fred Imbert | @foimbert
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    Breaking News

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will announce Wednesday the decision to keep Alexander Hamilton front and center on the $10 bill and place Harriet Tubman on the $20.

    The decisions, first reported by Politico, will come more than a month after Lin-Manuel Miranda, the star of the Broadway musical "Hamilton," spoke with Lew about keeping Hamilton on the $10 bill, and about a year after Women on 20s, a nonprofit organization, began a movement to replace former President Andrew Jackson with a woman on the $20...

    http://www.cnbc.com/2016/04/20/trea...olitico.html?__source=xfinity|mod&par=xfinity
     
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  3. panthera

    panthera Retired WS Staff

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    While she should be honored in some way, I would prefer the currency be left alone.
     
  4. STANDREID

    STANDREID A slacker when slacker wasn't cool

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    Well, now there will be no official Democrats on the faces of any of our currency notes.
     
  5. Tawny

    Tawny Bye

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    This is great news :)
     

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