Organization petitions for Harriet Tubman on $20 bill

The organization Women on 20s asked the public to vote on which historical woman they wanted on the $20 bill. Harriet Tubman, the abolitionist who

Harriet Tubman, the abolitionist who led slaves to freedom through the underground railroad, won the vote.

Harriet Tubman, the abolitionist who led slaves to freedom through the underground railroad, won the vote. (5/12/15)

THE BRONX - The organization Women on 20s asked the public to vote on which historical woman they wanted on the $20 bill.

Harriet Tubman, the abolitionist who led slaves to freedom through the underground railroad, won the vote.

A video has been delivered to the White House, along with a formal written petition, asking for the change.

 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Videos from inside the halls and classrooms of 1 Videos capture violent fights inside M.S. 232
A look at the highlights of the 2017 2 Highlights from the 2017 People's Choice Awards
The Buzz: Bronx 3-month old dies after alleged 3 The Buzz: Bronx 3-month old dies after alleged abuse
News 12 The Bronx asked residents what they 4 Word on the Street: Inauguration Day
VIDEO: Nonprofit opens food pantry at East Bronx 5 VIDEO: Nonprofit opens food pantry at East Bronx Academy

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

News 12 asked residents if they want to Word on the Street: New $20 bill

There is a new movement to put a woman on the $20 bill. The group

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE