The US $20 Bill Gets a Symbolic Makeover

Harriet Tubman will replace former President Andrew Jackson on the front of the 20-dollar bill.

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The paper currency of the United States is set to undergo some major changes, according to Treasury Secretary John Lew’s announcement on Wednesday.

Harriet Tubman, an African-American slave abolitionist, will replace former President Andrew Jackson on the front of the 20-dollar bill.

He will, instead, be relocated to the back of the note, sharing space with the iconic image of the White House.

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