Category: Bitcoin Politics

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Wyoming Welcomes Bitcoin Industry with Blockchain-Friendly Bills

While governments worldwide drag their feet and argue over cryptocurrency legislation, various states in the US are vying to become the blockchain capitol of the country. Arizona aims to allow state taxpayers the ability to pay their fair...

Bitcoin May Finally Have a Friend in Washington

Blockchain companies and cryptocurrency investors have very few friends in Washington – but that may soon change, as first-time Democratic congressional candidate Brian Forde looks to win the important Orange County, Calif. seat this November. Supporting Emerging Technology...

UK ‘Should Look At Bitcoin, Crypto Very Seriously’ – Theresa May

The UK prime minister Theresa May has said the government “should be looking at cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin very seriously.” ‘We Need To Look At It’ In rare direct comments to Bloomberg at the ongoing World Economic Forum 2018...

US Government Fears Bitcoin Will Be the Next “Swiss Bank Account”

Bitcoin’s explosive growth is dramatically disrupting the monetary and banking system to such an extent that banking and government authorities are sounding the alarm. In effect, the chief of the U.S. Treasury now fears that Bitcoin will become...

Poland: New Central Bank Website Says Bitcoin is ‘Not Money’

The Poland central bank has appeared to sponsor a national campaign discouraging citizens from using cryptocurrencies, telling them they are “not money.” Virtual Currencies ‘Not Money Within Meaning Of Law’ A dedicated website, which translates as ‘beware of...