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Dems urge Trump administration to stick with Harriet Tubman $20 bill

Dems urge Trump administration to stick with Harriet Tubman $20 bill

Two Maryland Democrats urged Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to follow through on a plan to feature abolitionist Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill after the administration appeared to cast doubt on that idea Thursday.

"We will be looking at this issue. It's not something that I'm focused on at the moment," Mnuchin said in a CNBC interview when asked if he supports the plan, announced by the Obama administration, to redesign the $20 bill with an image of Tubman in place of Andrew Jackson.

"People have been on the bills for...

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