18 Nov '13, 8pm

Bitcoin is Crashing As Senate Hearing Begins

Bitcoin is Crashing As Senate Hearing Begins

cspan Bitcoin is back at new all-time highs as the Senate wraps up a hearing on digital currencies. The price on the Mt. Gox exchange were at $700 and rising. The hearing began with three law enforcement officials discussing their agencies' successful crackdowns on the currency. However, there were no indications they were stepping up crackdowns or opening new regulatory fronts. They said current statutes were adequate for prosecuting criminals. Presiding Sen. Tom Carper compared the current moment in digital currencies to the early days of the Internet, and Secret Service agent Edward Lowery made an indirect analogy to attitude towards credit cards during their '80s boom. The Senate Committee On Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs session is entitled, "B eyond Silk Road: Potential Risks, Threats, and Promises of Virtual Currencies." You can watch it live here » We'...

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