Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is urging the Trump administration to reconsider its decision to delay putting Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill.
In a letter Tuesday to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, Hogan wrote he was “incredibly disappointed” Tubman won’t be on the $20 next year.
Treasury officials announced in 2016 during Democratic President Barack Obama’s administration that the likeness of Tubman, one of the most famous conductors of the Underground Railroad that led slaves to freedom, would be placed on the $20 bill.
The plan was to replace former President Andrew Jackson with Tubman in 2020, coinciding with the 100th anniversary of women gaining the right to vote....