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    The portrait watermark of Benjamin Franklin, the security thread and the color-shifting 100s are the security features that were retained from the previous $100 bill. Quotations from the Declaration of Independence have been added to the front of the note along with a depiction of the quill the Founding Fathers of the United States used to sign the Declaration.

    On April 21, Timothy Geithner, the United States Secretary of the Treasury, and Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the United States Federal Reserve, presented a new $100 bill design in Washington, D.C.

    On April 21, Timothy Geithner, the United States Secretary of the Treasury, and Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the United States Federal Reserve, presented a new $100 bill design in Washington, D.C.

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