Senate Democrats are calling for a criminal investigation into the second-largest donor of the Democrat Party’s 2021-2022 election cycle, CEO and founder of the now-bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange FTX Sam Bankman-Fried.
On Wednesday, Democrat Sens. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island sent a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland calling for a criminal investigation into what they called the “fraudulent tactics” perpetrated by Bankman-Fried.
“Given the department’s commitment to holding perpetrators of white-collar crime personally accountable, we expect DOJ to investigate the actions leading to the collapse of FTX with the utmost scrutiny,” the senators wrote in their letter.
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