US Senate blocks the first attempt to move a compromise cryptocurrency amendment
09 Aug 2021
Jostling in the US Senate over the infrastructure bill is continuing.
- The latest is that a senator asked for a cryptocurrency compromise amendment to be added to infra bill
- And another wanted to add in a $50b defence funding amendment
Which encountered objections.
So the first attempt to move a compromise cryptocurrency amendment through for the infrastructure bill is blocked.
Which delays a final vote. This ain’t over, a vote was anticipated Monday but it might take longer.
While on the subject of crypto, BTC has had a good run higher: