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Cawthorn Fined Over $15,000 for Promoting “Let's Go Brandon” Crypto

1 month ago   |   By The New Republic

Representative Madison Cawthorn will have to pay more than $15,000 for promoting a cryptocurrency in violation of congressional conflict of interest rules, the House Ethics Committee said Tuesday. An investigative subcommittee began investigating Cawthorn and his involvement with the cryptocurrency “Let's Go Brandon,” or LGB Coin, in May. The North Carolina representative repeatedly promoted the coin on social media from December 2021 to March 2022. The report, submitted a few weeks ago, found “substantial evidence that Representative Cawthorn promoted a cryptocurrency in which he had a...
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Madison Cawthorn ordered to pay $15,237.49 in fines by House Ethics Committee for promoting 'LGB Coin' cryptocurrency he was invested in

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina was fined by the House Ethics Committee. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call via Getty Images
Rep. Madison Cawthorn was fined over $15,000 by the House Ethics Committee, according to a new report.
Cawthorn promoted a cryptocurrency named after "Let's Go Brandon," which he had personally invested in.
The committee also cleared Cawthorn of allegations that he had an improper relationship with a staffer.
Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina was ordered to fork over more than $15,000 by the House Ethics Committee after improperly promoting...
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