Whereas, The Second Founding of America was established to uncover and celebrate the many hidden stories, places and contributions of the formerly enslaved heroes from the Reconstruction Era; and
Whereas, Harriet Tubman and her inspiring story of leadership and heroism to attain freedom are among the many important untold stories; and
Whereas, recognizing the importance of the unknown the stories and its leaders, the Obama-Biden Administration ordered printing Harriet Tubman on the face of the $20 bill to acknowledge Tubman’s heroism; and
Whereas, the Trump Administration refused to print the Harriet Tubman $20 bill; and
Whereas, the Biden-Harris Administration is promoting diversity, inclusion, unity, mutual understanding, and finding common ground through education;
We the undersigned implore the Biden-Harris Administration to expedite the redesign, printing and circulation of the Harriet Tubman $20 bill.
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