The 2018 midterm elections are, for the most part, over in the U.S. Voters acted to fill 36 state governor seats, all 435 seats in the House of Representatives and about one-third of the 100 Senate seats.

Whether you’re a Republican, Democrat or member of some other political party, one group was a clear election winner: the blockchain and cryptocurrency sector.

According to Cointelegraph, newly elected governors in Wyoming, Texas, Rhode Island and California are considered pro-crypto and/or blockchain friendly. In addition, both of the co-chairs and 10 out of 12 regular members of the bipartisan Congressional Blockchain Caucus who ran for re-election retained their seats.

What does all this mean? Perhaps more clarity and less regulation of the sector ahead to encourage it to grow and do more business in the U.S. Read more here.

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