Residents Blast Newsom After He Asks For Help Designing New California Coin

By Mike Fishmore | May 19, 2024

Honor innovation

"Governor Gavin Newsom of California requested submissions for a state coin design on X platform, and the responses were predictable."
 

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"Calling all members of the Tortured Coin Designers Department," the announcement read. "CA is getting its own $1 coin to honor innovation, slated to be issued in 2026 - and we need your help!"
 

Mint series

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"The coin is intended to be included in a U.S. Mint series that celebrates innovation in all 50 states. This concept has the potential to receive a great deal of positive feedback.