The Commission of Fine Arts is moving toward a process that should
make its recommendations more like those of the Citizens Coinage
Meeting in Washington March 20, the CFA — the federal government’s
oldest coin review panel — invoked the new process as it informally
reviewed designs for 11 coins and one medal.
Only three members of the seven commission members were present for
the session, making all of the recommendations subject to approval by
the commission at its April 17 meeting.
A commission official said after the meeting that the full
commission is unlikely to change any of the coin recommendations.
Read more in the April 14 weekly issue of Coin World.