Two Pro-Crypto Candidates Score Wins in US Midterm Gubernatorial Elections


Two pro-cryptocurrency candidates have won seats to become governors of the U.S. states of California and Colorado in the country’s midterm elections.

Two pro-cryptocurrency candidates have won seats to become governors of the U.S. states of California and Colorado in the country’s midterm gubernatorial elections, fintech news outlet TrustNodes reports Nov. 7.

In the California race, Democrat contender Gavin Newsom sealed 59 percent of the electorate’s support to defeat the Republican Party’s John Cox. According to local newspaper The Sacramento Bee, Newsom brought crypto onto the party political scene as early as 2014, when he became one of the first high-profile politicians to accept campaign donations in Bitcoin (BTC).

The newly-elected California governor notably counts crypto entrepreneurs the Winklevoss twins as donors, who reportedly laid down a collective total of $116,800 in 2017 for his…



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2018-11-07 16:53:00

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