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Harriet Tubman shadowed on $20 bill

Harriet Tubman shadowed on $20 bill

Ian James Vitaga,
Contributor

May 12, 2016

The $20 bill is getting a historical makeover that will move America forward in the recognition of women and ethnic minorities. But the new design does not get the full justice it deserves. In 2020, Harriet Tubman will replace Andrew Jackson’s portrait on the front of the new $20 bill, and Jackson will be moved to the bac...

Money makeover: The new face of $20 is female

Money makeover: The new face of $20 is female

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor

April 28, 2016

The bills in your wallet will soon be receiving a makeover more symbolic than a new watermark or color-changing ink. For the first time in more than 100 years, a woman will be featured on a U.S. bill. On April 20, Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew announced in a press release that Harriet Tubman, famous for...

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