Miami mayor says city employees should be able to take their salaries in Bitcoin

posted 24 days ago
Miami Mayor Francis Suarez said tangible paths to expand Bitcoin's adoption throughout the city included enabling city employee salaries to be paid in BTC. The mayor said Bitcoin's mathematical nature appeals to him and he’s aware of the growing popularity of Bitcoin among the American people. There are three tangible paths the city is taking to expand its Bitcoin-friendly nature:

-Miami is considering giving city employees the opportunity to get their salaries paid in Bitcoin.
-Local fees and taxes could be paid in Bitcoin.
-The city’s treasury might place some of its investment capital into Bitcoin, which may be a first for a major city.
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