Making Sense of Hillary Clinton’s Bitcoin Rejection

By Timothy Sohn Oct 31, 2016 8:35 PM EST

(CoinDesk) – For Hillary Clinton’s campaign, accepting bitcoin was “too libertarian”. That’s what we learned last week when it was revealed senior campaign aides for the U.S. presidential candidate considered taking bitcoin campaign donations, but dismissed the idea. The email was part of the cache released by Wikileaks, but came to light via a social media thread edicated to sharing noteworthy content from the many thousands of leaked messages.

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