Statements from Republican lawmakers ahead of the inaugural hearing of the United States House of Representatives subcommittee focused on digital assets, financial technology and inclusion suggest partisan divides on crypto regulation.In a March 6 memo, House Financial Services Committee Republicans said the first hearing of the Subcommittee on Digital Assets, AdministrationAssetBidenCriticizeDigitalHousePoliciesRepublicans Read More
Though Sam Bankman-Fried could not attend the congressional hearing virtually due to his recent arrest in the Bahamas, United States lawmakers held no punches criticizing the former FTX CEO and business practices at the firm.As the sole witness before a hearing of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee on Dec. conscientiousCreepyCriticizedoughLawmakersQuickbooksStupidity Read More
Argentinian citizens involved in the cryptocurrency industry are criticizing a perceived anti-crypto requirement that the recent deal made with the IMF has introduced. The deal, which restructures and gives more facilities to the country to pay the $45 billion owed to the fund, also hints at a series of measures adoptionArgentiniansBitcoinCountryCriticizeCryptoIMFNewsRequirementSlow Read More
Congress has passed the Biden administration’s bill aimed at improving infrastructure, fighting climate change, and bolstering social services. The $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill, which also expands the definition of a broker, awaits U.S. president Joe Biden’s signature after passing with a vote of 228–206 on Friday.
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In the last two days there have been two critical posts published against the Bitcoin Satoshi’s Vision network (BSV). On December 17, BitcoinChainsCriticizeForkMinersReportsSVUpcoming Read More
In a filing with the New York State Supreme Court’s Appellate Division, New York Attorney General Letitia James roundly criticized the efforts of Bitfinex and Tether to halt her office’s investigation into the companies. Bitfinex and Tether are under investigation for an accounting coverup in which Bitfinex is alleged AGBitfinexCriticizeFindsinvestigationPerverseTetherYork Read More