Thursday, February 22, 2007

Dollar coin should replace paper (The Valley Independent, PA)

The federal government once more is trying to phase a coin into the U.S. currency system. While the new golden dollar likely will appeal to collectors, chances are most people - again - will not forego traditional paper $1 bills for the metal coins.

History tends to repeat itself, and the government has, in the past quarter-century, twice failed to mint a popular $1 coin. . . .

Full story at:
http://pittsburghlive.com/x/valleyindependent/s_494251.html

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