Northern Star

Proposed legislation to change currency spurs Dekalb reaction

Ryan Felgenhauer

November 9, 2011

Proposed legislation to fully replace the $1 bill with coins was met with support and dislike from DeKalb area establishments and students.The legislation was proposed by Congressman David Schweikert (R-Ariz.), who believes coins will help reduce federal costs. The coins would cut costs because they need t...