Does Josh Gottheimer Support Crypto?

Based on previous comments, Josh Gottheimer has indicated they are very pro-cryptocurrency. Below you can view the tweets, quotes, and other commentary Josh Gottheimer has made about Bitcoin, Ethereum, and cryptocurrency innovation.

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Josh Gottheimer
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Watch below 馃摵猬囷笍 Crypto is driving ahead, and we need rules to guide industry and protect consumers. This bill offers protections that are FIT for the 21st Century. I was proud to speak in support of FIT21, which passed yesterday. It encourages responsible financial innovation. https://t.co/vx0LCjsOJL
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Voted against a bill on May 23rd, 2024
Bill Name
CBDC Anti-Surveillance State Act

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To amend the Federal Reserve Act to prohibit the Federal Reserve banks from offering certain products or services directly to an individual, to prohibit the use of central bank digital currency for monetary policy, and for other purposes.
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Voted for a bill on May 8th, 2024
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SAB 121 House Joint Resolution

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For congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to "Staff Accounting Bulletin No. 121". This staff accounting bulletin expresses the views of the staff regarding the accounting for obligations to safeguard crypto-assets an entity holds for platform users.
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Josh Gottheimer
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The SEC has not proposed a single rule to create guardrails for digital assets and has done a haphazard job of overseeing the space. The result has been a lack of certainty and clear rules of the road. They failed to do their job, and they failed to protect consumers.
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Josh Gottheimer
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Started the week in Mahwah at Ramapo College where I held a roundtable with CFTC Chairman Rostin Behnam and leaders from the financial and crypto industries to discuss how the rapid development of crypto and fintech is changing the financial industry,
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Josh Gottheimer
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There are several proposals that could move the ball forward for digital assets, including a new House Financial Services stablecoins bill. There are still details we have to work out, but I鈥檓 bullish on the bill and want to move forward on a strong and effective bipartisan bill.
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Josh Gottheimer
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That鈥檚 why I鈥檝e developed legislation, the Stablecoin Innovation and Protection Act, that would create guardrails for stablecoins and ensure that they are all backed one-to-one with cash or equivalents to help protect consumers and investors.
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Josh Gottheimer
@RepJoshG
The Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence has repeatedly asked for resources and it's high time we invest in protections against crypto-related crime and cybercrime. We can't wait for the next ransomware attack or allow terrorists to finance their attacks with crypto.
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Josh Gottheimer
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For crypto to thrive here in the U.S. instead of overseas, we must provide more certainty & the right guardrails to boost innovation & protect consumers. That's why I unveiled the Stablecoin Innovation & Protection Act to define qualified stablecoins. 猬囷笍 https://t.co/KH3DdRZRIG
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Josh Gottheimer
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Crypto offers untapped potential for our nation and our economy. But for them to grow and thrive in the U.S., instead of overseas, we need to lay the foundation with commonsense & bipartisan direction for the marketplace, helping drive innovation while keeping Americans safe.
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Josh Gottheimer
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For cryptocurrency to thrive here in the US, instead of overseas, we must provide more certainty to help boost innovation & protect consumers. That's why I鈥檓 releasing the Stablecoin Innovation and Protection Act to聽define qualified stablecoins. 猬囷笍 https://t.co/J96VZQqSli
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