Tag Archive: Brian Forde

  • Political Bitcoin donations Bitcoin, Bitcoin Acceptance, News, News teaser

    Political Bitcoin Donations are Gaining Traction

    As cryptocurrency becomes more accepted, more and more political campaigns are happy to accept Bitcoin donations to fuel their run for office. They say that politics make strange bedfellows. However, one thing in politics is easily understood by every politician and political party: money. While it’s nice to dream that good intentions and the desire to do public service are the driving forces behind politics, the reality is that it’s money, and lots of it.

    · February 12, 2018 · 5:00 am
  • Bitcoin May Finally Have a Friend in Washington Altcoin News, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Politics, Blockchain Technology, News, News teaser

    Bitcoin May Finally Have a Friend in Washington

    Blockchain companies and cryptocurrency investors have very few friends in Washington – but that may soon change, as first-time Democratic congressional candidate Brian Forde looks to win the important Orange County, Calif. seat this November. Supporting Emerging Technology With a campaign not even a year old, first-time politician Brian Forde hopes to support blockchain-friendly legislation in Congress. More than just a simple blockchain proponent, however, Forde has some serious credentials. He was previously the director

    · February 9, 2018 · 11:30 pm