- Susan Ades Stone, Barbara Ortiz Howard: Treasury Secretary Lew expected to announce that a woman will be on $20 bill -- by 2030
- They say he should fast-track the change; women should not have to wait for long overdue recognition
Susan Ades Stone is the director of Women on 20s, and Barbara Ortiz Howard is the organization's founder. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the authors.
(CNN)Here at Women On 20s, an organization we formed to advocate for putting a woman on the $20 bill, the messages of congratulations have been coming in at a fast clip. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, according to news reports, is announcing plans Wednesday to leave Alexander Hamilton on the front of the $10 bill and put a woman's portrait on the face of the $20, booting Andrew Jackson instead.