Bitcoin advocate U.S. Senate candidate Austin Petersen lost the Missouri Republican primary election
US Congressman Bob Goodlatte has declared his private Cryptocurrency holdings, becoming the first member of Congress to do so. Goodlatte, who currently serves as the chair of the House Committee on the Judiciary, has reported that he currently holds a number of cryptocurrencies, namely Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Ethereum (ETH). Clearly, holding cryptocurrencies in […]
Congressman Bob Goodlatte has disclosed in his annual report that he owns cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash
As per new rules requiring members of Congress to disclose cryptocurrency holdings, at least one of the House is now known to have invested in digital assets. How Many in Congress are Hoarding Cryptos? Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va) is reported to have stated that he owns amounts of Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Ethereum. The rules… […]
A new bill facing the U.S. Congress would have FinCEN more closely examine the cryptocurrency space, according to public documents.
Washington understands cryptocurrency better than this week’s circus on Capitol Hill suggests, writes Michael J. Casey.
US Congressman Bradley Sherman has become extremely unpopular with Twitter followers over the past twenty-four hours. As reported yesterday by Bitcoin News, California Democrat Brad Sherman boldly declared his belief that all cryptocurrency mining and trades should be banned across the US. His announcement made during Wednesday’s long-awaited House of Representatives Financial Services Committee meeting […]
A U.S. Congressional hearing witness said the idea of a central bank digital currency is one of the “worst financial ideas of recent times”
LabCFTC director Daniel Gorfine advocated for thoughtful regulation of the cryptocurrency space in Congressional testimony Wednesday.
The U.S. House Financial Services Committee will host a crypto hearing focused on its use as a form of money next week.
Lawmakers in the House of Representatives have passed a bill that would approve a study of the use of cryptocurrencies in the sex and drug trades.
The time to take a stand on cryptos for US House members has come. Those who have bashed cryptos in public but have secretly been investing in them will now be outed, thanks to a new memo issued by the House Ethics Committee. The committee announced that it had decided to consider cryptos as “other […]
Members of the House of Representatives, the lower chamber of the U.S. Congress, must begin disclosing cryptocurrency investments that exceed $1,000.
US Senate candidate Austin Petersen revealed his campaign received, and promptly returned, a giant amount of bitcoin this week, as the donation ran afoul of financing laws. Leading candidate for the Libertarian Party’s national chair, Joshua Smith, has made cryptocurrency a key part of his platform heading into the convention. Candidate for congress, coder Brian […]
The Fight Illicit Network and Detect (FIND) Trafficking Act is being introduced by congressman Juan Vargas of California to the United States House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services. If the bill is passed, it would require the Comptroller General of the United States to investigate the illicit use of cryptocurrencies for drug trafficking and […]