The 2iQ Research analysis found 21 members of Congress or their immediate family traded cryptocurrencies, crypto-investment products and stocks in crypto-related businesses. Out of the group, seven members serve on committees in the Senate or House that hold key regulators accountable.

Among the assets include shares of Coinbase Global Inc. and Block Inc., owned by Democrats and Republicans alike. Coinbase, the largest U.S. crypto exchange, spent $1.5 million on lobbying efforts last year, according to a Public Citizen analysis of federal disclosures, more than any other crypto-focused entity.

Block, which offers retail Bitcoin trading and spent $220 million to hold Bitcoin on its balance sheet, employed 10 lobbyists who worked on crypto-focused issues last year, the report found.

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