Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Grills Facebook Official on Cryptocurrency Libra | NowThis
"We are discussing a currency controlled by an undemocratically selected coalition of?massive corporations." ? AOC demanded answers about how Facebook?s new cryptocurrency will be handled by a board of tech and finance companies.
In US news, political news, and cryptocurrency news, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Green New Deal proponent and Democratic party rising star, put this Facebook official's feet to the fire over Facebook's planned cryptocurrency Libra. July 2019 has been a busy month for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, as she's been the brunt of attacks from President Trump. In this Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speech moment she presses the Facebook official like she has with big pharma, Trump officials, and others in the past. The Facebook Libra hearing was the 2nd this week after the Senate also inquired about Facebook's planned crypto.