election 2022

CDCROP: Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Beto O’Rourke Returned a $1M Campaign Donation From Sam Bankman-Fried: Report
The former Texas Democratic candidate for governor was uncomfortable accepting such a large unsolicited donation, according to the Texas Tribune.
CDCROP: Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

The new Congress will arrive for work at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 3. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
Republicans Secure US House Majority, Will Shift Path for Crypto Bills
Results from the Nov. 8 U.S. election finally saw Republicans win at least 218 seats, splitting control of Congress as urgency for crypto legislation is on the rise.
The new Congress will arrive for work at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 3. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)

U.S. Capitol building
Crypto’s Political Cash Backs Winners, But New Lawmakers Will Arrive Under FTX Cloud
The industry’s main political action committee, GMI, counts 19 victories in congressional races while defending its history of support from former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried.
U.S. Capitol building

CDCROP: The Capitol with Traffic on Pennsylvania Avenue (Getty Images)
Democrats Keep the US Senate but Crypto Only Has Eyes for FTX Collapse
After a whirlwind election week dogged by crypto market madness, the industry's regulatory future in the U.S. is in the hands of a divided government.
CDCROP: The Capitol with Traffic on Pennsylvania Avenue (Getty Images)

CDCROP: White House (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
Crypto Has Prepared for Divided US Government, Republican Rise
A partisan mess on Capitol Hill may not be a bad thing for the crypto industry, which has friends on both sides of the aisle and legislative efforts that are – so far – bipartisan.
CDCROP: White House (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)

The U.S. Capitol Building (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
Here’s What Crypto Traders Expect From the Midterms
Republicans are increasingly confident they will take control of the U.S. Congress and it could be bullish for crypto, according to some analysts and traders.
The U.S. Capitol Building (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: New York City Mayoral Candidate Andrew Yang Holds Get Out The Vote Rally Days Before Primary (Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Lesson From the US Elections: Don't Mention Crypto
This year’s midterm elections have seen very few candidates willing to even mention cryptocurrency, and they have their reasons.
CDCROP: New York City Mayoral Candidate Andrew Yang Holds Get Out The Vote Rally Days Before Primary (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

The U.S. Capitol Building (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)
Previewing Next Week's US Midterm Election
Congress is inching closer to legislation around crypto. Here’s what that could mean after next week.
The U.S. Capitol Building (Nikhilesh De/CoinDesk)

Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO of FTX
Can Crypto Buy a Seat in Congress?
In the U.S. primaries, crypto millions sometimes failed to show much effect at all, though industry donors may claim credit in a few key wins on the road to the midterms.
Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO of FTX