Republican Campaign Arm Accepts Crypto Assets – Attempts to Pursue ‘Every Ave...

Republican Campaign Arm Accepts Crypto Assets – Attempts to Pursue ‘Every Ave...

The House Republicans’ campaign arm said on Thursday that it will be accepting cryptocurrencies using the payment processor Bitpay. The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) is a lobbyist organization aimed at supporting the election of Republicans to Congress, via direct financial contributions to candidates and the Republican Party. NRCC to Accept Crypto Donations but Funds Will Be Converted and Deposited in US Dollars Republican bureaucrats are willing to accept donations in digital assets to help fuel their political elections. On June 17, the NRCC revealed it would....


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