Controversial GOP Rep. Madison Cawthorn Fined $15,000 For Promoting ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ Cryptocurrency

Controversial Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-North Carolina) will have to pay $15,000 in fines after an ethics committee found he improperly promoted a cryptocurrency while serving in Congress. The House Ethics Committee made its findings during an investigation into Cawthorn’s involvement in a cryptocurrency called the “Let’s Go Brandon” coin. “Let’s Go Brandon” is a derogatory term for “F— Joe Biden” used by MAGA Republicans. IN MEMORIAM 2022: 100 GREAT CELEBRITIES WHO DIED THIS YEAR! The committee found “substantial evidence” that he violated rules against conflicts of interest when he received a…