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When a dollar is worth $4.4 billion: McCain tries again on dollar coin

U.S. Sen. John McCain calls his proposal to replace paper dollars with dollar coins “common sense” and “logical,” noting that it would save $4.4 billion on the cost of producing currency over 30 years. For more than two decades now, the rest of Congress hasn’t seen the logic.
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Aug 10, 2015, 11:55 am
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I’m all in.  I want a $2 coin as well: then we can almost be like a modern, civilized country.

And also pay for beer with coins, because that’s how you are supposed to pay for beer.

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