Study: 60% of Eligible Voters Believe Crypto Donations Should Be Legal In Federal Elections

A Clovr survey of 1,023 registered voters in the United States found that 60% of respondents thought it should be legal to donate crypto in federal elections. Clovr, a “company focused on promoting the mainstream adoption of blockchain technology,” has carried out a few surveys to gauge people’s attitudes about cryptocurrency. In early October, the […]

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‘Intense’ Bitmain Lobbying Forcing Smaller Bitcoin Miners Out of Quebec

A month after authorities in Quebec lifted a moratorium on allowing Bitcoin miners, local businesses have begun threatening to leave suspecting unfair policies. ‘Very Saddened’ In a series of tweets June 28, D-Central founder Jonathan Bertrand claimed that due to conflicting interests and agendas at government level, as well as an “intense lobbying effort” from […]

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Bitcoin in Politics: Fellow Democrats Clash Over Accepting Cryptocurrency Donations

Georgi Georgiev · May 23, 2018 · 7:00 pm Two Democratic nominees in a California Congressional race clash over accepting donations in the form of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The result is an incredibly misleading ad that says Bitcoin fans are for drug deals and human trafficking. Fellow Democrats Dave Min and Brian Forde clashed […]

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US State of Wisconsin on the Fence About Accepting Crypto Campaign Contributions

Nikita Blows · April 26, 2018 · 3:30 pm Even though some political candidates have already accepted crypto contributions in the past, the Wisconsin Ethics Commission is still not sure whether their state should follow suit. As digital currencies continue to gain traction in the real world, seemingly everyone wants to be a part of this […]

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