A debate exists within the United States government, and American society at
large, over ..... Multiply that last figure by the number of Americans & you find that
getting rid of the penny would...
Citizens for Retiring the Penny, a non-partisan, grassroots organization, calls for
the elimination of the penny to save money and time.
Are you in favor of eliminating the penny? Or should the U.S. keep it's smallest
coin? Here are four reasons for and four reasons against getting rid of it.
Oct 10, 2016 ... Coining pennies is a money-losing proposition, and people don't really need
Dec 30, 2015 ... The penny has outlived its usefulness and should be eliminated, former U.S. Mint
director Philip Diehl said. ... Is it time to get rid of the penny?
Apr 20, 2016 ... In a 2015 memo, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew recommended that the U.S.
suspend production of the penny because making them is too ...
Nov 26, 2015 ... Is it finally time to get rid of the penny? The question was put to the top currency
official in the country this week after comedian John Oliver took ...
Feb 11, 2016 ... Is it finally time to say goodbye to the penny? Here are some of the
considerations in whether to keep or get rid of it.
Aug 1, 2013 ... For Gore, getting rid of the penny just makes good financial sense. According to
the U.S. Mint, both the penny and the nickel have been ...
May 28, 2016 ... Right now making a penny costs 1.7 cents. Yet we continue to mint more pennies
every year, costing the government several million of dollars.