Would Going Metric Really Help The US Economy?
Democratic Presidential Candidate Lincoln Chafee says joining the rest of the world in the metric system would help the economy.By Kate Grumke | June 4, 2015
Democratic Presidential Candidate Lincoln Chafee has an idea to help the economy.
"Let's join the rest of the world and go metric. ... It will help our economy," presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee said.
That's quite the claim, but he's hardly the first lawmaker with eyes on the White House and a love for universal measurements.