To celebrate her placement on the 20 dollar bill. I should note that I wish Jackson was being removed altogether. While he did introduce the concept of universal suffrage (albeit limited to free men) his refusal to abide by the Supreme Court decision upholding treaties with Native Americans amounts to a bloodless military coup in my opinion. Unfortunately, he still gets to be on the back of the bill.
In the meantime we get to recognize one of the the most heroic figures in American history. That’s pretty cool!
Addendum: Some of the best conservative responses to the change. By the way, did you know that she used guns? Some of the conservatives think you should know that – in case you missed the movie.