John F. Kennedy Favored Federal Reserve Notes

Silver coins in circulation during the Kennedy Administration

John F. Kennedy Favored Federal Reserve Notes and the De-Monetization of Silver. JFK and Silver. JFK never issued a direct or indirect threat to the Federal Reserve. The JFK vs. The Fed Myth. One of the most persistent and totally false, yet fervently defended urban myths is that U.S. President John F. Kennedy was killed Read More →

Federal Reserve Notes, Silver Certificates & Legal Tender Notes

Silver Certificates circulated from 1878 to 1964 and were issued by the United States Treasury and enabled the holder to redeem them in exchange for silver bullion.

JFK vs. the Federal Reserve System? The Federal Reserve has a monopoly on the issuance of currency in the United States – The Federal Reserve Note. Federal Reserve Notes are issued by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and are backed only by the force of law. It wasn’t always that way. Read More →