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.
Former Reps. Tim Penny (D-MN) and Jim Kolbe (R-AZ) - The Hill: “Dollar coin: Change that would mean billions in budget savings”
Former Rep. Tim Penny (D-MN) - Roll Call: "Realistic Budget Rules Would Save Taxpayers Billions”
Former Rep. Jim Kolbe (R-Ariz.) - The Intelligencer: “Dollar Coin: Money That Can’t Be Hacked”
Where did you use #dollarcoins this weekend? #DollarCoinNow http://t.co/zYLLWlTuiT- Monday Jun 29 - 3:49pm
.@LATimes: Dollar coin? It’s Time. A coin would last longer than a bill, saving the government money #FlashbackFriday http://t.co/37P9lTfQiS- Friday Jun 26 - 10:13pm
Check out this piece in @CoinWorld on #Project100K on how @CoinCommunity is using $100K in $1 & half dollar coins http://t.co/XOou3YMTZU- Wednesday Jun 24 - 2:41pm
"It's time for women to be back on our paper currency"-@USTreasury Lew: It’s also time for the #DollarCoinNow https://t.co/ixdgGBAxOu- Friday Jun 19 - 3:13pm
We're encouraged by @USTreasury’s desire to address currency modernization—Congress should also consider #DollarCoinNow #TheNew10 #TheNewTen- Friday Jun 19 - 2:11pm