Are Democrats Against Crypto? Rep. Ritchie Torres Answers

Are Democrats against Crypto? That’s the question we bring in today’s State of the Nation with New York Representative Ritchie Torres.
May 11, 20231 min read

It seems that crypto is becoming an increasingly divisive and polarized topic in the halls of Congress, and we are hopeful that we can find some common ground on both sides of the aisle.

Crypto is good for the American people. It’s as simple as that.


0:00 Intro

4:15 Rep. Ritchie Torres

6:45 Why is Crypto Polarizing?

9:40 The Appeal of Crypto

11:35 Regulatory Clarity

15:25 The New Gary Gensler

16:50 DC Changes Folks

19:45 CBDCs

25:00 Narratives Heating Up

27:45 Bank Failures

29:33 Hope for the Future


Rep. Torres

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