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Donald Trump Advocates for Bitcoin Miners at Mar-a-Lago Meeting

Yesterday, at a dinner at Mar-a-Lago, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump met with several Bitcoin miners, expressing strong support for the cryptocurrency sector. As reported by David Pan for Bloomberg News, this meeting, detailed by Matthew Schultz, executive chairman at CleanSpark Inc., saw Trump positioning himself as an advocate for Bitcoin miners, highlighting their role […]

Donald Trump Wants to Be the ‘Crypto President’

At a high-profile fundraiser in San Francisco on Thursday, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made a strong case for his support of the cryptocurrency industry while criticizing Democratic regulatory approaches. The event, held at the Pacific Heights home of tech investors David Sacks and Chamath Palihapitiya, successfully raised $12 million, as reported by attendees to […]

Trump’s Crypto Fortune Soars to $33 Million Amidst Memecoin Airdrop Surge

Former U.S. President Donald Trump’s cryptocurrency holdings has recently surged to over $33 million over a recent memecoin airdrop that saw the presidential candidate’s holdings of memecoins surpass the $28 million mark. According to data shared by blockchain analytics firm Arkham Intelligence, Trump was airdropped half of the supply of the newly launched memecoin $TROG […]

Trump Mania Helps $MAGA Trader Turn $535K into $2.7 Million in 72 Hours

In the wild world of memecoins, fortunes can be made and lost in the blink of an eye. One savvy trader, known only by their wallet address “0x303,” recently demonstrated the potential for massive gains in this volatile market by turning a $535,000 investment in the Donald Trump-themed MAGA (TRUMP) memecoin into a staggering $2.7 […]

Trump to Crypto Community: ‘I Will Keep Elizabeth Warren and Her Goons Away From Your Bitcoin’

On Saturday, former U.S. president Donald J. Trump made several pro-crypto comments on his social media platform Truth Social — which is part of the Trump Media & Technology Group (TMTG) and aims to provide an alternative to established social media networks such as Twitter and Facebook — and at a convention. In this post, […]

MAGA Supports ‘Will Build a Crypto Army’ Moving the Trump Campaign to ‘Victory on November 5th’

President Donald Trump’s campaign has launched a fundraising page that allows federally permissible donors to contribute using cryptocurrency via the Coinbase Commerce platform. This development is being touted as the first instance of a major party Presidential nominee accepting cryptocurrency donations, expanding the campaign’s digital fundraising methods. The campaign has indicated that contributions will comply […]

“If You’re in Favor of Crypto, You’d Better Vote for Trump”, Says the Former U.S. President

Former U.S. President and 2024 presidential hopeful Donald Trump has endorsed cryptocurrency during a special event for Trump NFT holders at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. The embattled politician lamented the exodus of crypto companies from the United States due to perceived hostility towards digital assets, stating, “If we’re going to embrace it, we have […]

Bitcoin’s Prospects in a Trump-led America: Insights and Predictions from Standard Chartered

As reported by CoinDesk, Standard Chartered’s recent research delves into the implications of U.S. fiscal policies and their potential impact on the cryptocurrency market. The investment bank’s analysis suggests that the growing risk of U.S. fiscal dominance, characterized by the monetization of government debt by the Federal Reserve, could bolster the appeal of cryptocurrencies as […]

“Trump-Stalgia” Is “A Powerful Force”, Says Renowned Economist Paul Krugman

In a recent opinion piece for The New York Times, economist Paul Krugman revisits the question once posed by Ronald Reagan: “Are you better off than you were four years ago?” Krugman is a renowned American economist, a Nobel Prize laureate, and a prominent public intellectual. He’s known for his expertise in international trade and […]

Donald Trump’s Hush Money Trial Takes a Comedic Turn with Gag Order Violations and Fines

According to a report by Reuters, Judge Juan Merchan has fined former U.S. President Donald Trump $9,000 for contempt of court during his ongoing criminal hush money trial, warning that incarceration could follow if Trump continues to breach the gag order. The fine, issued on Tuesday, was for Trump’s violation of the gag order, which […]

Trump or Biden – Which One Is ‘Wielding a Really Big Stick’? Noble Prize Winner Paul Krugman Thinks He Has the Answer

In a recent opinion piece for The New York Times piece, economist Paul Krugman explores the complex narrative of U.S.-China relations, critiquing the portrayal of Democrats, especially President Joe Biden, as lenient towards China. Krugman is a highly influential American economist renowned for his significant contributions to the field of international trade and economic geography. […]

Trump Media & Technology Group (DJT) Stock Soars on Its Nasdaq Debut, Adding Billions of Dollars to Trump’s Net Worth

In a move that marks former President Donald Trump’s return to the forefront of public trading, his Truth Social platform commenced trading under the ticker “DJT” on Tuesday, as reported by CBS News. This venture positions Trump, identifiable by his initials, at the control of a publicly traded entity once more, with the shares of […]

Donald Trump Acknowledges Crypto’s Rise but Defends Dollar’s Dominance

On March 11, 2024, former President Donald Trump made an appearance on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” where he engaged in a wide-ranging discussion with co-host Joe Kernen. Among various topics, Trump’s commentary on cryptocurrency stood out, especially given the evolving digital currency landscape and its implications for the U.S. dollar and global economy. Cryptocurrency’s Growing Presence […]

Will the Fed Introduce a Digital Dollar? Five U.S. Senators Aiming to Make Sure It Does Not Happen

Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) are digital forms of a country’s fiat currency, issued and regulated by the nation’s central bank. Unlike decentralized cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, CBDCs are centralized and backed by the government, mirroring the value of the country’s physical currency. They aim to modernize the financial system by providing a digital payment method […]

Trump’s Economic Warnings vs. Bidenomics Success: A Paul Krugman Analysis

In a recent opinion piece for The New York Times, published on February 22, economist Paul Krugman offers an optimistic evaluation of the U.S. economy’s performance in 2023. Paul Krugman is a renowned American economist, author, and public intellectual. He was awarded the prestigious Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics in 2008 for his work on […]

Donald Trump on Bitcoin: ‘I Can Live With It One Way or the Other’

At a recent town hall event in Greenville, South Carolina, broadcast by Fox News on Tuesday, former U.S. President and Republican front-runner Donald Trump shared his evolving views on Bitcoin and the broader cryptocurrency market. This discussion comes at a critical juncture ahead of South Carolina’s Republican primary. As CoinDesk reported earlier today, during the […]

Donald Trump Slapped with $355M Fraud Fine: NY Judge Cracks Down Hard on Business Empire

Introduction On February 16, 2024, Justice Arthur Engoron of the New York County Supreme Court issued a sweeping decision and order holding former President Donald Trump, several members of his family, and their various business entities liable for civil fraud. The case, brought by New York Attorney General Letitia James, alleged a longstanding pattern of […]

Paul Krugman on Donald Trump’s Latest NATO Comments and What They Say About ‘His Grasp on Reality’

In a thought-provoking opinion piece, Paul Krugman examines Donald Trump’s contentious statements on NATO, shedding light on a deeper issue regarding Trump’s perception of reality and its implications for leadership. Krugman points out Trump’s alarming suggestion that he would not defend NATO allies he views as “delinquent” in their financial obligations, even hinting at a […]

Paul Krugman’s Warning: Trump and Republican Party’s Tactics Threaten U.S. Democracy

Paul Krugman’s recent opinion piece in The New York Times serves as a profound reflection on the political dynamics surrounding the CARES Act and its implications for American democracy. Krugman contrasts the bipartisan support for the pandemic relief bill with current political maneuvers, particularly by the GOP, which he views as acts of sabotage against […]

Taylor Swift Caught in Political Crossfire: Trump’s Loyalty Demand vs. Biden’s Silent Appeal

In a recent development that has ignited discussions across political and entertainment circles, former President Donald J. Trump has stirred controversy by suggesting that American pop superstar Taylor Swift would be “disloyal” if she were to endorse President Joe Biden for re-election. Trump’s Appeal to Loyalty Trump’s comments, shared on his social media platform, Truth […]

Paul Krugman Says Biden’s Better Than ‘Goldilocks’ Economy Has Trump Backpedalling

In a recent opinion piece for The New York Times (NYT), Nobel laureate economist Paul Krugman delivers a robust analysis of the current U.S. economy, challenging the pervasive narrative of economic doom with a compelling defense of its vitality under President Joe Biden’s administration. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke to the public in a […]

Economist Paul Krugman Challenges Trump’s MAGA Vision: Unveiling the True State of America

In a recent opinion piece published by The New York Times, Nobel laureate Paul Krugman delves into the stark contrast between the dystopian narrative propagated by MAGA supporters and the actual state of the United States. Krugman is a renowned American economist, author, and columnist. Born on February 28, 1953, Krugman has made significant contributions […]

Why Investors in U.S. Treasury Bonds Should Be Concerned About a Potential Trump Victory, Explains DWS

With an impressive EUR 896 billion in assets under management as of 31 December 2023, DWS Group’s influence spans continents, drawing from over 60 years of financial expertise. The firm is lauded for its excellence in Germany, Europe, the Americas, and Asia, serving as a trusted partner for integrated investment solutions, known for its stability […]

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