The Overton Window Opens for a Digital Dollar
As the federal government looks for ways to distribute coronavirus aid, support for a digital dollar is gaining steam in Washington D.C.
The Consumer Safety Technology Act will now be debated in the House of Representatives.
The U.S. House passed two provisions introduced by Rep. Darren Soto of Florida.
The Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Act of 2021 seeks to establish a digital asset working group with representatives from the SEC and CFTC.
A new bill in Congress asks the U.S. Federal Trade Commission to consider a national blockchain strategy.
The idea of a digital dollar was again floated by U.S. lawmakers as a means of issuing stimulus payments to residents.