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Crypto Defender Spars With Famed Critic During US Senate Hearing

Crypto Defender Spars With Famed Critic During US Senate Hearing Advocacy versus skepticism. “Dr. Doom” versus “Captain Coin.” Whatever you want to call it, two divergent viewpoints on the topic of cryptocurrency collided before a group of U.S senators on Thursday. Economist Nouriel Roubini – famous for predicting the 2008 …

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‘Doctor Doom’ vs Crypto: Here’s What to Expect in Congress Today

‘Doctor Doom’ vs Crypto: Here’s What to Expect in Congress Today Famed economist Nouriel Roubini plans to strike a fiery tone on cryptocurrency and blockchain before a group of U.S. senators on Thursday. Roubini will testify before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs alongside Coin Center …

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US Senators Seek Stronger Sanctions on Venezuela’s ‘Petro’ Cryptocurrency

US Senators Seek Stronger Sanctions on Venezuela’s ‘Petro’ Cryptocurrency A bipartisan group of U.S. senators are pushing for tighter sanctions against Venezuela’s state-backed cryptocurrency, known as the petro. The bill, known as the Venezuela Humanitarian Relief, Reconstruction and Rule of Law Act of 2018, covers a range of areas related …

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US Senators Raise Crypto Mining Concerns, Propose Government Blockchains

US Senators Raise Crypto Mining Concerns, Propose Government Blockchains Members of the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources asked about the cost of cryptocurrency mining and the opportunities for blockchain in the public sector on Wednesday. Like other crypto-related hearings on Capitol Hill, the hearing – which featured …

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