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Colorado ready to allow digital currency donations for political campaigns

Colorado State has some new plans when it comes to digital currencies. The state has decided to allow the political candidates to raise funds by making use of the digital currencies. This action has not come up a a surprise. The reason is that Colorado is the kind of state that often tests new laws.

A committee will be set up that will accept the digital currency contributions. However, there will be a defined limit for the coin contribution. The contribution amount depends upon the value of the digital currency at that point of time.

In fact, the process of accepting the contributions in digital currency has already started off. At the moment a Colorado state official has already accepted donations in Bitcoin Core. The truth is that other bureaucrats have also accepted the donations in Bitcoin Core in the past.

If we look back at the records, then the largest digital currency donation was given way back in December. Austin Peterson, a US Senate Candidate, accepted a donation of about 0.284 BTC. The worth of this much BTC was about USD 4,500 at that point of time.

One thing is quite clear from all this, and that is accepting a donation in digital currency is not a new trend for sure, and it is going to last for a long time. It will not be wrong to state that this is quite an innovative way to promote digital currency. In fact, accepting a donation in digital currency can be termed as a new way to utilize this digital currency.

It seems that more political candidates will surely like to cash on the idea and they will surely want to raise funds through digital currency. There is no denying the fact that digital currencies fund campaigns can truly be quite an effective way to raise the necessary funds.

However, the political candidates need to have a clear line of action and plan in their mind. This way they will not have to worry about the fact that things will mess up. What the political candidates need to do is that they should observe the current campaigns and see how they were planned.

This way the candidates will be able to get a clear picture and can conclude the future of their political campaign related to digital currency funding. It is very important to maintain a level of transparency in the entire process to make it a success.

2018-05-19T10:48:00+00:00