The Blockchain Association has launched a new political action committee aimed at promoting pro-crypto candidates, the organization announced on Monday.
Trade association launches BA PAC as crypto regulation heats up in Washington. The political group sees crypto as a non-partisan issue and will support candidates on both sides of the aisle. The PAC, which can raise political funds and donate to candidates, will “reflect” the views of the Blockchain Association, the group’s executive director, Kristin Smith, said in a statement. series of tweet.
“We will support applicants with this in mind, seeking out the best champions of this technology, no matter which side of the aisle they come from.“Smith posted. “It’s a natural step for a growing industry.
The Blockchain Association is a non-profit trade association in Washington, D.C. Its members include Solana, Union Square Ventures, Ripple, Crypto.com, and other major companies involved in the digital asset space.
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