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CDCROP: U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis at Consensus 2022 (Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
Republican Lawmakers File Amicus Brief in Support of Custodia Bank’s Legal Battle With the Federal Reserve
The Wyoming-based bank filed suit against the Federal Reserve in June, arguing that the Fed’s refusal to make a decision is unlawful and discriminatory against crypto institutions.
CDCROP: U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis at Consensus 2022 (Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Bank of America sign (Getty Images)
Wall Street Bank CEOs Tell Congress They’re Unlikely to Finance Crypto Miners
The chief executives of Citigroup, Bank of America and Wells Fargo were questioned Wednesday at a congressional hearing.
CDCROP: Bank of America sign (Getty Images)

Los intentos de la Cámara de Representantes de los Estados Unidos para controlar a las stablecoins podrían convertirse en un proyecto de ley. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
Las negociaciones para regular las stablecoins en EE. UU. se enfrentan a la aprobación del dólar digital
El proyecto de ley para la supervisión de las stablecoins de la Cámara de Representantes está a punto de publicarse, pero no incluirá una polémica solicitud de CBDC, según un nuevo estudio.
Los intentos de la Cámara de Representantes de los Estados Unidos para controlar a las stablecoins podrían convertirse en un proyecto de ley. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)

U.S. Capitol building, Washington, D.C.
US Stablecoin Bill Negotiations Wrestled Over Digital Dollar Approval: Source
The House’s stablecoin oversight legislation is poised for release, but won’t include a controversial CBDC request – just a new study.
U.S. Capitol building, Washington, D.C.

CDCROP: Congressman James Himes (Joshua Roberts-Pool/Getty Images)
Digital Dollar Likely Won't Be Part of Retail Banking World, US Lawmaker Says
White House reports on central bank digital currencies "point the way" but Congress still has to pass legislation on these issues, Congressman Jim Himes told CoinDesk.
CDCROP: Congressman James Himes (Joshua Roberts-Pool/Getty Images)

CDCROP: Fed Vice Chair Nominee Lael Brainard
House Republicans Want Answers From Fed on Digital Dollar
Rep. Patrick McHenry and others from the House Financial Services Committee sent a letter demanding clarity from Fed Vice Chairwoman Lael Brainard on the topic.
CDCROP: Fed Vice Chair Nominee Lael Brainard

U.S. Capitol building, Washington, D.C.
House’s Stablecoin Bill May Face Fatal Delays for 2022 Progress
Internal plans to release a draft by this week were put off as the factions remain too far apart in negotiations, sources say.
U.S. Capitol building, Washington, D.C.

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (Graeme Jennings-Pool/Getty Images)
US Congressman Wants Consumer-Protection Answers From Agencies, Crypto Firms
A subcommittee chairman from the House Oversight Committee sent letters to Binance, Coinbase and other firms questioning them on how they guard against fraud.
Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (Graeme Jennings-Pool/Getty Images)

CDCROP: Congressman Tom Emmer
US Lawmaker Emmer Asks Treasury Department to Explain Tornado Cash Sanctions
Treasury's sanctions watchdog sanctioned Tornado Cash earlier this month on allegations it helped North Korea's Lazarus Group launder millions of stolen crypto funds.
CDCROP: Congressman Tom Emmer

CDCROP: Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Minn.) (Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)
US Treasury's Tornado Cash Sanctions Are ‘Unprecedented,’ Warns Congressman
With just 28 legislative days left this year, “it’s unlikely that any crypto legislation is going to move,” Rep. Tom Emmer said on CoinDesk TV’s “First Mover” show.
CDCROP: Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Minn.) (Stephen Maturen/Getty Images)