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The Treasury Department announced last week plans to redesign the $10 bill - and to put the portrait of a woman on a major paper currency. The public will participate in the process by submitting online suggestions. We'll explore the debate about who deserves the honor - and why people feel strongly about what currency designs say about the countries that use them.
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The Sewall-Belmont House has stood for more than 200 years under the shadow of the Supreme Court building. Home to the National Woman's Party, it was once the headquarters for the fight for women's suffrage. Kojo chats with the executive director of the Sewall-Belmont House and Museum about connecting audiences today with the history captured inside this national historic site.