Meet Rosa Gumataotao Rios, the Mexican-American in your wallet
In a time when Latinas make an average of 52 cents for each dollar white males make, U.S. Treasurer Rosa Gumataotao Rios signature has been printed on $700 billion in banknotes. Thats approximately half of all banknotes presently in circulation.
"In the last five many years alone, we've developed about 32 billion banknotes, 46 billion coins, 31 million collectors pieces, and over 200 million ounces of bullion," Treasurer Rios tells Fox News Latino. "And by the way, you can get in touch with me Rosie."
Rosies globe is cash.
From her corner workplace on the ground floor of the Treasury building in downtown Washington, D.C., only a narrow paved footpath separates her from