Trump’s Fed Nominee Judy Shelton Says US Should Be Proactive on Digital Dollar – CoinDesk

Trump’s Fed Nominee Judy Shelton Says US Should Be Proactive on Digital Dollar – CoinDesk

Judy Shelton, President Trump’s nominee to the Federal Reserve Board, told lawmakers that digitizing the U.S. dollar could help maintain the currency’s ascendancy in global commerce. At her Senate confirmation hearing Thursday, Shelton said the U.S. needs fintech innovation to keep ahead of other countries.