First, he was done in by Aaron Burr. Now, it looks like he’s on the Treasury Department’s hit list.
According to IJ Review, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is set to announce that Alexander Hamilton’s face on the $10 bill will be replaced by that of a woman. Because priorities.
No word on which woman yet, but as IJ Review’s Benny Johnson and Justin Green write, U.S. Institute of Peace President Nancy Lindborg appears to have spilled the beans:
According to Johnson and Green, a source has confirmed the news:
The hashtag for the campaign will feature #TheNewTen, our source told us, which was replicated in Lindborg’s tweet.
So, is this really it for America’s first Treasury Secretary?
If the reports are true, well, the federal government has found yet another way to screw things up.
Ha! But seriously, what the hell, man?