One of Donald Trump’s top allies in Congress has diverged from the president on what has suddenly become one of the federal government’s top priorities: Bitcoin.
Kevin McCarthy Is a Bitcoin Fan
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy told CNBC that unlike Trump, he is a fan of the flagship cryptocurrency and the security of blockchain technology.
I like bitcoin,” he told the network.
However, like Trump and other politicians on both sides of the aisle, McCarthy heaped criticism on Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency.
Critics like Democrat and fellow California Representative Maxine Waters worry that the Libra is an attack on the US dollar’s sovereignty. Read More at CCN...