Surprise, Surprise! Emerging Campaign Finance Scandal Reveals That Self-Righteous AOC Isn’t As Clean As She Says

Rookie U.S. Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been dragged into an emerging campaign finance scandal that could potentially compromise her carefully crafted reputation as the ‘people’s candidate,’ as well as call her political platform into question just three months after the 2018 midterm elections that saw her become the youngest-ever female member of Congress. At the center of the scandal is her chief of staff Saikat Chakrabarti, who is accused of diverting more than $ 1 million in donations from her supporters into a slush fund controlled by two private companies registered to him, ostensibly for the purpose of obscuring what the money

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Elon Musk Jokes about Giving Satoshi a Nobel Prize, Reveals Bitcoin Balance

Wall Street is abuzz with rumors that Apple might dip into its $ 245 billion war chest to purchase electric vehicle giant Tesla, but all Crypto Twitter wants to talk about is what Elon Musk thinks about bitcoin – and its pseudonymous creator. Tesla CEO Doesn’t Have Much Crypto, But He Owns Bitcoin Just one day after heaping praise on bitcoin during the latest episode of the ARK Invest podcast, Musk revealed that he still owns a relatively small amount of cryptocurrency. All of it, he said, is denominated in bitcoin. Responding to a report that he had called bitcoin “brilliant”

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Virginia Police Department Reveals Why its Pension Fund is Betting on Bitcoin

Fairfax County, Virginia has targeted part of its pension fund toward investments in the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency industry, as well as blockchain technology in general. Now, they’re explaining why. Fairfax County Retirement Systems Director Jeff Weiler published a post in response to CCN and other media’s reporting on the county’s decision to invest in Morgan Creek’s latest offering, the Blockchain Opportunities Fund. Oversubscribed from its intended $ 25 million, the fund invests in blockchain companies. It captured $ 40 million from two Fairfax County pension plans and other institutions. Less Than 1% Of Two Retirement Funds Allocated to Crypto Ventures First things

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While Dow Surges, This Key Metric Reveals Professional Investors are Calling the US Stock Market’s Bluff

The Dow and wider US stock market raced higher on Wednesday, adding to Tuesday’s mammoth 372 point gain. Dow Builds on 372 Point Rally Traders are excited that efforts are underway to avoid the government shutdown. While that was good news, investors were particularly enamored with news over China tariff negotiations. This was based on some optimistic words from President Donald Trump. The S&P 500 closed above its 200-day moving average, which it hadn’t seen since Dec. 3, and analysts such as Fundstrat’s Tom Lee said that this was a bullish flag for the stock market’s performance in 2019. MACRO: pretty

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