Former Rep. Jim Kolbe (R-Ariz.) penned a letter to the editor entitled, “Dollar Coin: Money That Can’t Be Hacked” in response to a piece by Frank Peiffer that appeared in The Intelligencer on October 21. Rep. Kolbe’s piece outlines the necessity for hard currency and dollar coins. To view the full piece, click here.
House Bill Packages Common Sense GAO Recommendations, Including Currency Modernization, to Save Taxpayers Billions Washington D.C. (July 24, 2014) – The Dollar Coin Alliance strongly supports the introduction of the United Savings and Accountability Act today, a bipartisan House bill that will save the federal government nearly $200 billion over 10 years. The USA Act packages a number of recommendations …
Press Release: Congress Misses Opportunity to Address Significant Budget Savings Benefits of Dollar Coin
Congress Misses Opportunity to Address Significant Budget Savings Benefits of Dollar Coin WASHINGTON, DC (June 11, 2014) – Earlier today, the House Financial Services Subcommittee held a hearing to discuss the usefulness of coins and currency in everyday business and their distribution and circulation through the economy. While the hearing focused on eliminating inefficiencies in currency production, lawmakers missed the opportunity …
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Dirty Dollars Dollar bills are going to cost us more than financial savings if we don’t eliminate them soon. Click Here to Download PDF
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