Browsing the "Jared Polis" Tag

US Election Sees Crypto-Friendly Politicians Win Governor Races

| Nikhilesh De

The U.S. now has four governors who are friendly to, if not outright proponents of, blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

The US Should Take a ‘Leadership’ Role on Blockchain, IBM Report Argues

| Nikhilesh De

A new report by IBM claims that U.S.-based blockchain developers are looking to the government for leadership on building and deploying the tech.

Lawmakers Renew Calls for US to Lead on Crypto Innovation

| Pete Rizzo

Following a U.S. Congressional hearing on cryptocurrency and blockchain, three lawmakers are renewing calls for the government to embrace innovation.

US Lawmaker Wants Members of Congress to Disclose Crypto Assets

| Wolfie Zhao

A bitcoin-friendly U.S. lawmaker is hoping to get members of Congress to disclose their holdings of cryptocurrency assets.

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7 Politicians in Support of Bitcoin and Blockchain Tech

| Yessi Bello Perez

CoinDesk looks at some of the high-profile politicians embracing bitcoin and blockchain technology to date.

Jared Polis: I Will Protect Bitcoin in US Congress

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk speaks to US congressman Jared Polis about his support for bitcoin and its regulatory future.

Meet the US Politicians Who Are Embracing Bitcoin

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk provides an overview of the US politicians who are increasing awareness of digital currency.

Congressman Jared Polis Accepting Bitcoin Donations Following FEC Ruling

| Roop Gill

Democrat Jared Polis has become one of the first Congressmen to accept bitcoin for his re-election campaign.

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US Congressman Jared Polis Buys Bitcoin, Will Spend on Socks

| Daniel Palmer

Polis asked Robocoin to demonstrate its two-way bitcoin ATM to officials unfamiliar with the practicalities of the technology.

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US Congressman Launches Satirical Bid to Ban the US Dollar

| Tom Sharkey

In response to one senator's call for a bitcoin ban, Congressman Jared Polis urged regulators to ban USD.