Republican Candidate Austin Petersen Accepts the Largest Campaign Contribution Paid in BTC (

This week the Republican Senate candidate Austin Petersen announced he accepted the largest federal election campaign contribution settled in digital currency. Petersen, a former Libertarian, has received a total of 24 cryptocurrency donations this year, and the largest was for 0.284 BTC ($ 4,500 USD).
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Missouri Senate candidate Petersen accepting Bitcoin donations

WASHINGTON • Missouri Republican Senate candidate Austin Petersen said Thursday he has accepted bitcoin contributions from about a dozen donors to his campaign, and federal records show his is just one of a handful of campaigns that have accepted donations in the virtual currency. Petersen's …
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