Posted on: 05-24-2011
Candy bars only cost a buck or two… but did you know a Snickers bar weighs 28 percent more than 5 dollar coins?
The Dollar Coin Alliance is a coalition of American small businesses, mass transit agencies, budget watchdogs, trade associations and private companies.
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With dollar bill paper prices at an all-time high and the federal debt ballooning, the Dollar Coin Alliance is calling on Congress to act to save billions in taxpayer money by transitioning from the dollar note to the $1 coin.
Tom Schatz- The Hill: “Dollars and common sense”
Former Reps. Tim Penny (D-Minn.) and Jim Kolbe (R-Ariz.) – The Hill: “The USA Act will save taxpayers money”
Press Release: USA Act Offers $200 Billion in Savings
October marks the start of flu season - the flu virus can live on a $1 bill for 17 days #dirtydollar- Wednesday Oct 1 - 2:31pm
The #dollarcoin is made of copper, which has strong antimicrobial properties: the dollar note is made of cotton #cleancoin #dirtydollar- Tuesday Sep 30 - 7:06pm
Where do you plan to use your #dollarcoin today?- Tuesday Sep 30 - 12:55pm
Did you know: bacterial colonies are present on 94% of dollar notes #dirtydollar- Monday Sep 29 - 6:57pm
A #dollarcoin can be used everywhere -vending machines, parking meters & car washes to name a few!- Monday Sep 29 - 1:58pm