- September 8, 2014
- Posted by: Orkan Ozkan
- Category: Coins, Currency, Featured, Gold, Government, Learn, Silver
Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution states: “The Congress shall have the Power…To Coin Money.” From that statement came the United States Mint, the government body responsible for producing official U.S. coinage. But how exactly did the Mint come about? Who established it? What specifically does it do, and where? Read on to find out.