Pro-Bitcoin Miami Mayor Says He Will Take Next Paycheck 100% in BTC

Pro-Bitcoin Miami Mayor Says He Will Take Next Paycheck 100% in BTC

The mayor of the U.S. city of Miami says that he is going to take 100% of his next paycheck in bitcoin and become the first American politician to accept a salary in cryptocurrency. The mayor is currently trying to build his city into a bitcoin capital of the world.

US Politician Wants to Be Paid in Bitcoin

The pro-bitcoin mayor of the U.S. city of Miami, Francis Suarez, tweeted Tuesday that he is going to take 100% of his next paycheck in bitcoin.

His statement was in response to a challenge by Morgan Creek Digital partner Anthony Pompliano asking on Twitter: “Who is going to be the first American politician to accept their salary in bitcoin?”

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