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'crypto mines'

Hester reelected as President of Senate as Legislature wraps up fiscal session; Chesterfield honored

Right-wing zealot and Sanders loyalist Bart Hester retains power in the Arkansas Senate, which also said goodbye to a legend today.
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Crypto bills pass House and head to the governor's desk

Crypto at the Capitol comes to a quiet close: Two crypto regulation bills passed easily out of the House and will almost certainly be signed into law.

Two crypto mine regulations pass Senate; more aggressive proposals are likely dead

A couple of bills regulating noisy, electricity-guzzling crypto mines are still alive. Six tougher proposals are now likely dead. The two moving forward address many key concerns, but some fear that they seem to have the backing of the crypto industry.

Democrats could save them, but prospects look dim for stricter crypto mine regulation measures

Six resolutions on crypto mine regulation sponsored by Sen. Bryan King could get new life in the House today, but it looks like they don't have the votes.

Eight resolutions on crypto mines advance out of House committee

Colorful testimony served as a preview of the potential for political fireworks if lawmakers fail to take action to give local communities protection from crypto mines — or cave to lobbyists with a phony fig leaf.

Resolution to impose energy fees on crypto mines gets Senate approval for consideration

The second time was a charm for Senate Resolution 11, Sen. Bryan King's proposal to impose fees on crytpo mines for excessive energy usage.

KUAF listens in on Arkansas's screaming crypto mines

What do these infernal bitcoin mines sound like? Imagine a high-pitched “screeeeeeeee” and a breathy “WAAAAAH” at the same time.