The Eisenhower dollar was the culmination of a long-running battle over the use of silver in coins.
LawPoliticsThe Coin Blog
As the 1980s began, commemorative coins were deader than disco, Francisco Franco and The Eagles. But then George Washington’s 250th birthday changed everything.
One thing I’ve learned is that federal politicians have a lot of power when it comes to coinage. Case in point: Sen. Jim McClure.