Libertarian Party of Texas Now Accepting Bitcoin Donations

Libertarian Party of Texas Now Accepting Bitcoin Donations

The Libertarian Party of Texas announced Friday that they're bracing bitcoin by accepting donations. The announcement comes at the start of the Party's State Convention, taking place between April 11 through 13 in Temple, Texas. "Accepting Bitcoin offers our members and donors another option when it comes to financial contributions to the Libertarian Party of Texas," said Patrick Dixon, Chair at the Party. "I am very proud that our party is the first in Texas to accept Bitcoin." The move isn't entirely surprising. Many libertarians like the concept of digital currency like bitcoin, which....


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