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CDCROP: Rep. Patrick McHenry (Shutterstock/CoinDesk)
Republican Lawmakers Who Oppose a Fed-Issued CBDC Ask for Justice Department's Assessment
The report came in response to President Biden's executive order on crypto.
CDCROP: Rep. Patrick McHenry (Shutterstock/CoinDesk)

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US Stablecoin Bill Negotiations Wrestled Over Digital Dollar Approval: Source
The House’s stablecoin oversight legislation is poised for release, but won’t include a controversial CBDC request – just a new study.
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A Stablecoin Law May Not Happen This Year
It’s looking less likely that we’ll get stablecoin legislation in the U.S. this year.
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CDCROP: Tyler Winklevoss and Cameron Winklevoss (L-R) creators of crypto exchange Gemini Trust Co. on stage at the Bitcoin 2021 Convention (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Crypto Becomes Next Financial Sector Under US Lawmakers’ Diversity Lens
Democrats on the House Financial Services Committee are asking for more information about hiring from digital-assets firms.
CDCROP: Tyler Winklevoss and Cameron Winklevoss (L-R) creators of crypto exchange Gemini Trust Co. on stage at the Bitcoin 2021 Convention (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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Republicans Seek to Counter Effort to Curtail Crypto Mining
The word of caution comes after Democrats warned a top environmental official in April about harms of digital assets mining.
U.S. lawmakers are debating what the government should do about crypto mining. (Getty Images)

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Fed Vice Chair Lael Brainard Says CBDC Could Coexist With Stablecoins
A well-designed central bank digital currency could complement stablecoins and cash, Brainard will say in front of the House Committee on Financial Services on Thursday.
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LIVE BLOG: The House Talks Stablecoins
Join CoinDesk reporters as they cover today's hearing live.
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Stablecoin Regulation Takes Center Stage at House Hearing Today
The House Financial Services Committee is meeting to discuss stablecoin regulation today. Here's what we can expect.
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Crypto CEOs Hit Capitol Hill: Here’s What to Expect
More than 50 members of the House Financial Services Committee will have a chance to voice their thoughts on crypto regulation. Buckle up.
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