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Ben Bernanke

A clash of currency

A clash of currency

To the editor: I really must agree with former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke and his opinion that the excellent Alexander Hamilton should remain on the $10 bill. (“New face for $10 bill stirs backlash,” June 27) Hamilton's philosophy and actions as our first secretary of the Treasury still impact the United States and the world today. Why not replace the only occasionally admirable Andrew Jackson on the $20 with an American woman of accomplishment? Much of Jackson's history is as outdated as the Confederate flag. Go for the $20. Jacqueline Kerr, Los Feliz .. To the editor: It was fascinating to read Jim Puzzanghera's piece about the backlash...