US Senator: ‘America Competes Act’ Is a Direct Attack on Crypto Industry, Government Is Picking Winners and Losers

US Senator: 'America Competes Act' Is a Direct Attack on Crypto Industry, Government Is Picking Winners and LosersU.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis says that the recently introduced “America Competes Act of 2022” is a direct attack on the crypto industry. “I will not stand by and let the heavy hand of the government pick winners and losers,” she stressed. Congressman Tom Emmer explained that the legislation would give Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen “dictatorial-level […]

US Lawmaker Launches Bill to Prohibit the Fed From Issuing Digital Currency Directly to Individuals

US Lawmaker Launches Bill to Prohibit the Fed From Issuing Digital Currency Directly to IndividualsA U.S. lawmaker has introduced a bill in Congress to prohibit the Federal Reserve from issuing a central bank digital currency (CBDC) directly to individuals. “It is important to note that the Fed does not, and should not, have the authority to offer retail bank accounts,” he stressed. Bill Introduced to Prohibit the Fed From […]