This candidate for New York City Comptroller has a crypto-specific platform

Quick Take

  • Candidate for New York City Comptroller Reshma Patel wants the city to take a closer look at how crypto can safeguard its future and aid in the current economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Her plan includes allocating one to three percent of the city’s pension funds to crypto.
  • She also wants to use a blockchain to help the city award and pay out government contracts.