Female finalists to be the new face of the $20 bill

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NEW YORK — Andrew Jackson, meet Wilma Mankiller.

A group pushing to replace Jackson on the $20 bill with a woman has narrowed it down to four potential candidates – including a famous female Native American chief.

The final cut of Eleanor Roosevelt, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks and Mankiller were selected by more than 250,000 voters in an online poll from a field of 15 famous American women, according to Women On 20s.

The group, which also goes by W20, is lobbying to put one of these women on the $20 bill by 2020, the 100th anniversary off the ratification of the 19th amendment, which granted women the right to vote.

Roosevelt, Tubman and Parks emerged at the top of the balloting. Mankiller, a Cherokee Chief who received the Medal of Freedom in 1998, was added to have a Native American woman in the running. Mankiller…

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