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Jun 25, 2015, 12:13 ET

United States Mint Launches Quarter Honoring Blue Ridge Parkway

Officials from the United States Mint (Mint) and the National Park Service today celebrated the launch of the Blue Ridge Parkway quarter, the 28th...

Jun 11, 2015, 13:13 ET

United States Mint to Launch Blue Ridge Parkway Quarter June 25

 Join officials from the United States Mint and the National Park Service for the launch of the quarter honoring Blue Ridge Parkway Thursday,...

May 20, 2015, 15:30 ET

American Fighter Aces Receive Congressional Gold Medal

The Congressional Gold Medal was presented to the American Fighter Aces collectively today during a ceremony in Emancipation Hall at the U.S....

Apr 22, 2015, 11:34 ET

United States Mint Launches 27th Coin in Popular America the Beautiful Quarters® Program

Representatives from the United States Mint and the United States Forest Service today celebrated the official launch of the America the Beautiful...

Apr 15, 2015, 16:22 ET

Congressional Gold Medal Presented to the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders

Members of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders were awarded the Congressional Gold Medal collectively during a ceremony today in Emancipation Hall in the...

Apr 08, 2015, 13:36 ET

United States Mint to Launch Kisatchie National Forest Quarter April 22

Join officials from the United States Mint and the United States Forest Service for the official launch of the quarter honoring Kisatchie National...

Mar 24, 2015, 15:40 ET

Congressional Gold Medal Presented to Jack Nicklaus

 World-renowned golfer Jack Nicklaus received the Congressional Gold Medal today during a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. The medal...

Mar 11, 2015, 11:14 ET

Treasurer of the United States Participates in Strike Ceremony for 2015 March of Dimes Silver Dollar

 Treasurer of the United States Rosie Rios joined United States Mint Principal Deputy Director Rhett Jeppson and March of Dimes Foundation...

Feb 10, 2015, 10:57 ET

United States Mint Launches Quarter Honoring Homestead National Monument of America

United States Mint representatives joined National Park Service officials today to launch the Homestead National Monument of America Quarter, the...

Feb 03, 2015, 16:03 ET

First Special Service Force Receives Congressional Gold Medal

 Members of the First Special Service Force (the Force), an elite American-Canadian joint combat group, were collectively awarded the...

Jan 29, 2015, 13:22 ET
Homestead National Monument of America Quarter

United States Mint to Launch Quarter Honoring Homestead National Monument of America Feb. 10

 The United States Mint will join the National Park Service to launch the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coin honoring Homestead...

Dec 12, 2014, 15:40 ET

U.S. Mint Releases 2014 Research & Development Report to Congress

 The United States Mint released its 2014 Biennial Report to Congress today on the research and development (R&D) of alternative metals for...

Dec 10, 2014, 15:46 ET

World War II Members of the Civil Air Patrol Receive Congressional Gold Medal

A Congressional Gold Medal was awarded collectively today to the World War II members of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) during a ceremony in...

Dec 09, 2014, 16:18 ET

United States Mint American Eagle Silver Bullion Coin Sales Break Record

The United States Mint has announced record sales of American Eagle Silver Bullion Coins for the second consecutive year. Driven by investor...

Dec 04, 2014, 11:35 ET

United States Mint Launches 25th America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Coin

The United States Mint joined National Park Service officials today to launch the Everglades National Park quarter, the 25th coin in the bureau's...

Dec 02, 2014, 12:11 ET

Mount Rushmore National Memorial Quarter Named Best Circulating Coin

The United States Mint is pleased to announce that the Mount Rushmore National Memorial quarter has been named Best Circulating Coin in the annual...

Nov 20, 2014, 16:35 ET

United States Mint to Launch Everglades National Park Quarter December 4

 Join officials from the United States Mint and the National Park Service for the official launch of the quarter honoring Everglades National...

Sep 10, 2014, 13:34 ET

Congressional Gold Medal Awarded to the Fallen Heroes of September 11, 2001

Three Congressional Gold Medals were awarded today in honor of the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on the United...

Sep 04, 2014, 13:07 ET

United States Mint Launches 24th America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Coin

 The United States Mint joined National Park Service officials today to launch the Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter, the 24th coin in the...

Aug 25, 2014, 12:30 ET

United States Mint to Launch Great Sand Dunes National Park Quarter Sept. 4

The United States Mint and the National Park Service will celebrate the launch of the Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter Thursday, Sept. 4,...