US Think Tank Heritage Foundation: US Government Does Not Need to Issue Central Bank Digital Currency

According to Cointelegraph, the Heritage Foundation of the US conservative think tank commented that the government does not need to issue a central bank digital currency (CBDC), but should ensure that the public can use its preferred currency, including private currency. The article states that Facebook's Libra global stablecoin project "is just a reminder that funding is not necessarily a central function of government."