The color of money

July 1991
U.S. News & World Report;7/22/91, Vol. 111 Issue 4, p12
Details a bill now in Congress that calls for the Treasury Department to consider changing the color and size of US currency circulated outside the country to make drug transactions easier to spot. Possible ploys.


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