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Rep. Soto seeks to create office to ‘coordinate’ Federal use of blockchain tech

Rep. Soto seeks to create office to ‘coordinate’ Federal use of blockchain tech

The dedicated office would oversee “all non-defense related deployment and activities related to blockchain technology within the Federal Government.” 32894 Total views 120 Total shares A new bill filed on Thursday, H.R.9067, seeks to create an office that will “coordinate” federal applications of blockchain technology.  Sponsored by Rep. Darren Soto, a Democrat representing Florida’s 9th […]

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Congresspeople speak out against Tlaib’s anti-stablecoin bill

Congresspeople speak out against Tlaib’s anti-stablecoin bill

On Wednesday night, Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib introduced a bill before the U.S. House of Representatives looking to make fiat-pegged stablecoin operators abide by the same rules and registration requirements expected of banks. The legislation, under the name “the Stablecoin Tethering and Bank Licensing Enforcement (STABLE) Act,” sets out a fresh and extremely expansive definition of […]

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