Published On: Sat, Jan 13th, 2018

Trump Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Still Won’t Commit To Putting Harriet Tubman On $20 Bill

Steven Mnuchin still won't commit to Harriet Tubman on the $  20

Just one day after President Donald Trump raised the nation’s collective eyebrows by reportedly referring to Haiti and African nations as “s***hole countries” during a closed door Oval Office meeting, his Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin refused to confirm that Harriet Tubman would be receiving her promised place on the $ 20 bill. Jack Lew, treasury secretary under ex-President Obama, announced in 2016 that Tubman would be replacing Andrew Jackson on a future U.S. $ 20 note. As CNN Money reports, it generally takes over a decade for currency in the U.S. to be updated.

At the time of his announcement in 2016, Lew estimated that the year 2020 would include a revelation of the Harriet Tubman $ 20 bill design, and that Americans could expect to see the new bills in circulation shortly thereafter.

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Trump Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Still Won’t Commit To Putting Harriet Tubman On $20 Bill