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Texas GOP Candidate Now Accepting Bitcoin

11:25 AM, Jun 23, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Greg Abbott, the Republican candidate for governor in Texas, is now accepting the digital currency Bitcoin. He's just now released this ad, letting supporters know:

"You may have heard…my campaign is now accepting Bitcoin—a safe and secure way to contribute. To contribute Bitcoin to my campaign, go to, click the Bitcoin button at the top of the page, type in your information, and send your Bitcoin using your service of choice. Every bit counts, and I appreciate your help. Thank you," Abbott says in the ad.

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