Congress and Crypto

Congress and Crypto

News and updates on all of the latest Congressional hearings, legislation, rumors, and more!

Monumental Crypto Legislation Vote Tomorrow: The Legislation Breakdown

21 May 2024 3 minute read 1 comment Cje95

On Tuesday, May 21 the House Rules Committee is going to vote on a rule that would send two enormous pieces of crypto legislation to the House Floor for a vote. These two bills have previously passed out of Committee with bipartisan support (much to...

Breaking down House Financial Services Committee Democrats Anti Crypto Mixer Leg

9 May 2024 3 minute read 3 comments Cje95

Late yesterday afternoon news broke of the House Financial Services Committee Democrats' new crypto legislation. First things first I want to acknowledge the monster in the room concerning this and don't worry this legislation is already dead on arri...

More Bad News for the SEC and Gary Gensler WHOOP WHOOP!!!

7 May 2024 2 minute read 5 comments Cje95

It takes a special kind of stupid to do what Gary Gensler has done and appears to currently continues to do. Why do I mention this? Well because the Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee Patrick McHenry has taken to X to announce the fol...

Vatalik's Massive $665 Million Donation to a Small Nonprofit is Looking Pretty Suspicious

27 Mar 2024 3 minute read 1 comment Cje95

As the AI space continues to innovate and become more integrated into life various groups across the spectrum are taking notice and beginning to make their moves. AI, much like crypto before it, has seen countless nonprofit and coalition groups appea...

Key Points From 2 of 3 Chainalysis Briefs

22 Mar 2024 5 minute read 0 comments Cje95

Today was the second Chainalysis's Crypto Crime series webinar and like you would expect dove further into the illicit activity that occurs on the blockchain. In total four sections were discussed in today's session each with some extremely interesti...

Key Points From 1 of 3 Chainalysis Briefs: Crypto Nat Security Threats in 2023

21 Mar 2024 3 minute read 1 comment Cje95

Last week I attended the first of a three-part webinar hosted by Chainalysis titled Crypto National Security Threats in 2023. This series is designed to cover their Crime Report of 2024 which covers trends, discoveries, etc. in the crypto and crime s...

Federal Reserve Chairman Makes it Official.... NO to a US CBDC

9 Mar 2024 2 minute read 5 comments Cje95

I must admit I have found it interesting for some time now all the talk about the US possibly launching a CBDC for one huge reason. The Federal Reserve has had a CBDC investigative program called Project Hamilton that was launched in partnership with...

Today is the Crypto Industry's First Big Test Since the Fall of FTX and SBF

5 Mar 2024 2 minute read 3 comments Cje95

Today is Super Tuesday in the U.S. and for those of you who do not know what that means here is a quick breakdown. In November the US will be having its regular elections for the House, 1/3 of the Senate, and the Presidency. Super Tuesday is when 15...

Texas Blockchain Council and Riot Platforms Secures a Huge Win Against the U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration, and the Office of Management and Budget!

27 Feb 2024 2 minute read 0 comments Cje95

Last Friday the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas issued a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) against three major Federal Government players. A few weeks ago it came out that the U.S. Government wanted to look into Bitcoin mining e...

Michael Novogratz FRIES Top Democratic Senators For Holding Up Crypto Legislation

23 Feb 2024 2 minute read 2 comments Cje95

I wrote this post yesterday but forgot to hit post after I got off from work so whoops my bad guys!   This morning before any of my colleagues arrived at the office I had CNBC on and was half listening as I went through my emails. Even when they got...