Should Virginia create its own currency?

Posted at 2:28 PM, Jan 08, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-08 15:00:36-05

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) - Should Virginia create its own currency? State Del. Bob Marshall (R - Manassas) has proposed a house joint resolution (HJ590) to study the matter.

According to the filing, Marshall wants to study whether Virginia should "adopt an alternate medium of commerce or currency" just in case the Federal Reserve System breaks down.

Click here to track the progress of this resolution on