Wendy Rogers, an Arizona state senator in the United States, has launched bills concerning cryptocurrency, including one that aims to make Bitcoin (BTC) legal tender in Arizona.
In a recent tweet, Rogers cited data from investment firm Goldman Sachs that BTC is the best-performing asset in the world and announced that she launched a set of crypto bills.
“Breaking: #Bitcoin is the best performing asset in the world this year according to data from Goldman Sachs.”
— Wendy Rogers (@WendyRogersAZ) January 25, 2023
One of the proposed bills focuses on making BTC legal tender in the U.S. state. If passed into law, BTC will have the same status as the U.S. dollar, becoming an accepted medium of exchange for debt payment, public charges, taxes and dues in the state.
In 2022, the state senator also introduced a similar bill without success. Despite this, Rogers still continues efforts to push…