Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and former Senator Edward Brookes III Congressional Gold Medal Designs Reviewed

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a public meeting at 10 a.m. (ET) on Tuesday, February 24, 2009, at United States Mint Headquarters, 801 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20220. The purpose of the meeting is to conduct business related to the CCAC’s responsibility to advise the Secretary of the Treasury on themes and designs pertaining to United States coinage. Agenda (subject to change): * Welcome, introduction of new Committee member Doreen Bolger * Review design candidates for the Congressional Gold medals honoring Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and former Senator Edward William Brooke III * Other general business. Who: Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) Pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 5135, the CCAC was established to: * Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, commemorative coins, Congressional gold medals, and national and other medals produced by the Secretary; * Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places that the Committee recommends to be commemorated; and * Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended. When: Tuesday, February 24, 2009, from 10 a.m. to noon (ET). Where: United States Mint Headquarters 801 9th St. NW 8th Floor Conference Room Washington, D.C. 20220 The CCAC meeting is open to the public. News media are welcome. Contact: Press inquiries: Michael White (202) 354-7222 Customer Service information: (800) USA MINT (872-6468)