Statement on SEC Approving Spot Bitcoin Exchange Traded Funds

Washington, D.C. – Blockchain Innovation Project Co-Chairs Former Reps. David McIntosh and Tim Ryan have issued the following statement on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) decision to approve spot Bitcoin exchange traded funds:  “The SEC’s approval of spot Bitcoin exchange traded funds is a big win for American investors and consumers. Blockchain Innovation Project […]

ICYMI: Coindesk “U.S. House’s Spending Bill Aims to Hamstring SEC’s Gensler Amid His Crypto Crackdown”

In Case You Missed It, Jesse Hamilton at Coindesk published a report on the appropriations rider that passed the U.S. House yesterday. The amendment pushes back on the SEC’s regulatory overreach by prohibiting the SEC from using federal funding for enforcement actions against digital asset transactions. Blockchain Innovation Project (BIP) worked closely with House Majority Whip […]

Statement on Passage of Emmer Amendment to FSGG Appropriations Bill 

Washington, D.C. – Blockchain Innovation Project Co-Chairs Former Reps. David McIntosh and Tim Ryan have issued the following statement after the House passing of the Emmer amendment to the Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) Appropriations Bill:  “For too long, Gary Gensler and his SEC have acted outside of their legal constraints to wrongfully punish […]

BIP Co-Chairs David McIntosh and Tim Ryan Issue Statement 

Washington, D.C. – Blockchain Innovation Project Co-Chairs Former Reps. David McIntosh and Tim Ryan have issued the following joint statement.  “As we have seen in their numerous court defeats, Gary Gensler and his SEC have continuously wandered outside of their purview in their crusade against digital assets. We cannot allow this overreach against innovations that […]

ICYMI: Congress Can’t Let Gary Gensler Regulate Digital Assets Out of Existence

Washington, D.C. – In case you missed it, Blockchain Innovation Project (BIP) Co-Chairs David McIntosh and Tim Ryan published an op-ed highlighting the bipartisan pushback against SEC Commissioner Gary Gensler and his unlawful attacks on digital assets firms. Gensler’s crusade against digital assets stem from his failure to prevent FTX from committing one of the […]

Bipartisan Statement on SEC Ruling from former Reps David McIntosh and Tim Ryan

“SEC Chairman Gensler’s crusade against digital assets is hurting the economy and has gone too far. Digital assets will be an increasingly important part of the economy, and thankfully the District Court of Appeals stood up to a heavy-handed regulator to protect American investors and consumers and keep them from being left behind.” -Tim Ryan […]

 Bipartisan Statement from former Reps David McIntosh and Tim Ryan 

“Despite the personal crusade from Chairman Gary Gensler, the recent ruling from the Southern District of New York reenforces the fact that the SEC cannot act unilaterally to cripple digital assets and push them out of the United States. Chairman Gensler and the SEC need to be stopped from taking enforcement actions against digital asset […]