With New Tech Pick, Is Rand Paul Also Making Statement on Money?

There’s been a lot of talk about Rand Paul’s Internet operations, most of it good.  The presidential candidate has  invested in his online presence on a scale not seen since Barack Obama’s insurgent win in 2008 against Hillary Clinton.  This week, his campaign announced his next acquisition: Patrick Byrne of Overstock.  In and of itself, this would be a major coup since Byrne is well known for innovative tech ideas (decentralizing Overstock’s exchange being the latest), but it’s also notable for another reason: Byrne is also a well known advocate of the digital currency Bitcoin. Personally, I’m skeptical on the