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Proposal for a woman's photo In a campaign called "Women on 20s", selected voters were asked to choose 3 of 15 female candidates to have a photo on the $20 bill. The goal was to have a woman on the $20 bill by 2020, the centennial of the 19th Amendment which gave women the right to vote.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> As of April 8, 2015, the four leading candidates were Eleanor Roosevelt, Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman and Wilma Mankiller.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref><ref>Which country has the least sexist banknotes? BBC. April 13, 2015. Retrieved on April 14, 2015.</ref><ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> On May 12, 2015, Tubman was announced as the winning candidate.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref> On June 17, 2015, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced that a woman's portrait would instead be featured on a redesigned ten dollar bill by 2020. The Department of Treasury is seeking the public's input on who should appear on the new bill.<ref name="WomanOnTen">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=pressrelease |type=Press release }}</ref><ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=news }}</ref>

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