TOPIC: The US Should End Use of the Penny
Topic: The US Should End Use of the Penny
"Why We Should Kill the American Penny"
Author: Paul Solman
Publisher: PBS - NewsHour Productions LLC.
Updated: February 8, 2013
Web Address: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/making-sense/why-germany-is-taking-back-its/
Notes: A look at why Canada got rid of its penny and why the US should do the same.
"Should the U.S. Kill the Penny?"
Author: Chris Isidore
Updated: February 4, 2013
Web Address: http://money.cnn.com/2013/02/04/news/economy/end-of-penny/
Notes: Tells how much it costs to make a penny and why rounding to nickels would be better.
"The Penny Debate"
Author: Susan Headley, coin expert
Updated: January 19, 2016
Web Address: http://coins.about.com/od/uscoins/i/penny_debate.htm
Notes: Gives reasons why pennies are still used.
Publisher: Americans for Common Cents
Web Address: http://pennies.org/
Notes: This organization gives arguments for why pennies should still be used.
"Our Latest Poll: Should we get rid of the penny?"
Author: Reena Bazzy
Publisher: Ada Icon, a newspaper from Ada, OH
Updated: February 2013
Web Address: http://www.adaicon.com/news/201302/our-latest-poll-should-we-get-rid-penny-heres-pros-and-cons
Notes: Gives a brief summary of the arguments on both sides.
"Should We Scrap the Penny"
Author: Justin Higginbottom
Publisher: Deseret News, a newspaper from Deseret, UT
Updated: December 7, 2011
Web Address: http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700204870/Should-we-scrap-the-penny.html?pg=all
Notes: Explains arguments for both sides.
"Research Spotlight on Year-Round Education"
Author: no author
Publisher: National Education Association
Updated: no date
Web Address: http://www.nea.org/tools/17057.htm
Notes: Presents research findings to sup