Laser-Eyed Legislators

Politicians around the world are adopting laser eyes on their Twitter profile pictures to signal support for Bitcoin.

Ever since U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis updated her Twitter avatar to an image of herself with Bitcoin laser eyes, politicians around the world have been signaling their support for a truly sound, global money by doing the same. The trend seemingly hit overdrive when El Salvador's president, Nayib Bukele, declared that the country would adopt bitcoin as legal tender (adding red lasers to his presidential stare in the process, of course). Read more about this social Bitcoin phenomenon here.

Below, you'll find a list of the world's legislators who have donned laser eyes, along with supporting links.

Date Of LaserficationNamePositionLink To LasersLink To Statement

Argentina

June 7, 2021

Francisco Sánchez

National Deputy For Neuquén

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

Brazil

June 7, 2021

Fábio Ostermann

State Deputy For Rio Grande Do Sul

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

June 7, 2021

Gilson Marques

Federal Deputy For Santa Catarina

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

June 8, 2021

Bruno Souza

Representative For Santa Catarina

Link To Lasers

Colombia

N/A

Jehudi Castro

Advisor To The President

None (Yet)

Link To Statement

Ecuador

June 7, 2021

Julio Eduardo Clavijo Acosta

Vice Minister Of Economic Inclusion

Link To Lasers

El Salvador

June 5, 2021

Nayib Bukele

President

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

June 6, 2021

Mónica Taher

Member, Trade And Investments Secretariat

Link To Lasers

Mexico

June 8, 2021

Eduardo Murat Hinojosa

Member, Lower House

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

June 8, 2021

Indira Kempis Martinez

Senator, Congress Of The Union

Link To Lasers

Paraguay

June 6, 2021

Carlitos Rejala

Deputy

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

Tonga

June 15, 2021

Mata'i'ulua 'i Fonuamotu

Member Of Parliament

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

United States

February 19, 2021

Cynthia Lummis

U.S. Senator

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

February 19, 2021

Warren Davidson

U.S. Representative

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

March 30, 2021

Francis Suarez

Mayor Of Miami, Florida

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement

April 19, 2021

Scott Conger

Mayor Of Jackson, Tennessee

Link To Lasers

Link To Statement