Category Archives: government

As Bitcoin Closes in on $7,000 Will Government Restrictions Succeed?

Renowned Austrian economist and anarcho-capitalist, Jeffrey Tucker, recently spoke with news.Bitcoin.com regarding his views on a number of facets to the cryptocurrency ecosystem, including government regulation, monetary fundamentals, and language.  Also Read: Ron Paul: “Government Should Stay out of” Bitcoin Mainstream Investors Enter The Crypto Landscape With bitcoin pushing $100 billion in… Read more »

Government Staffers Fired for Bitcoin Mining in Crimea

Two IT workers employed by the government of Crimea were fired late last month after they were reportedly caught mining bitcoins at work. RIA Novosti reports that the two unnamed individuals were employees of the Council of Ministers of Crimea, part of the territory’s executive branch. The news service indicates the workers… Read more »