September 29th, 2013

My Two Cents’ Worth: Heads You Lose, Tails You Lose

1924 SLQ ObverseTwo heads are better than one, so they say—but two heads plus two tails might turn out to be a case of subtraction by addition.

That’s what I fear would happen if Congress adopted the ill-conceived and clumsily named American Liberty Coinage Program and Deficit Reduction Act recently introduced by a Kentucky congressman named Garland “Andy” Barr. Read the rest of Senior Editor Ed Reiter’s column here.

 

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