Jerry Moran http://kmuw.org en Senator Moran 'Getting A Grip' On Digital Currency Bitcoin http://kmuw.org/post/senator-moran-getting-grip-digital-currency-bitcoin <p>Kansas U.S. Senator Jerry Moran says he's still getting a grip on the implications of the virtual currency "Bitcoin."</p><p>Bitcoin has grown rapidly as a form of currency in the past few years.</p><p>Senator Moran serves on a subcommittee that deals with the banking aspects of national security and international trade and finance.</p><p>The panel met last week for its first hearing on Bitcoin, mostly to educate members about the currency and concerns surrounding it.</p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 16:09:59 +0000 Associated Press 26948 at http://kmuw.org Syria Strike Not Popular with Kansas Delegation http://kmuw.org/post/syria-strike-not-popular-kansas-delegation <p>The all-Republican Kansas congressional delegation is almost unanimous in its opposition to a U.S. military action in Syria. Thu, 05 Sep 2013 21:39:01 +0000 Stephen Koranda 23010 at http://kmuw.org