Mnuchin Dismisses Question Approximately Setting Harriet Tubman On $20 Invoice

| John Locher/AP Mnuchin dismisses question about putting Harriet Tubman on $20 billTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday declined to say whether the Trump administration would continue with a plan to depict Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill.
“It’s not something that I’m focused on at the moment,” Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday.
Maybe we do the $2 bill or we do another bill.”
He said he expected the final concept design for the new $20 bill and other bills to be unveiled in 2020 in conjunction with the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote.
Right now, we have a lot more important issues to focus on.”In April 2016, then-Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said he asked the Bureau of Engraving and Printing to accelerate work on the new $20 bill with Tubman on the front.

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