05 Sep '13, 4pm

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The Federal Election Commission (FEC) in the US has been asked to decide whether bitcoin donations can be used in political campaigns. Lawyers for Conservative Action Fund PAC (CAF) wrote to the commission on whether political candidates are allowed to accept donations in bitcoins as well as dollars. The request, which was written by Dan Backer of campaign finance and political law firm DB Capitol Strategies, also asks the commission to clarify whether CAF may then sell or directly spend any bitcoin donations it receives. “As increasing numbers of individuals trade in bitcoin, political parties and candidates also wish to accept and spend this new currency,” the letter reads. Backer goes on to explain that the Libertarian Party now accepts bitcoin contributions, as does Mark Warden , a New Hampshire State Representative. “We welcome bitcoin donations. We support currency f...

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