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Andrew Yang Drops Out of 2020 Presidential RaceWibbitz - Politics
Andrew Yang Drops Out of 2020 Presidential Race The first-time presidential candidate announced he was dropping out on the same day as the New Hampshire primary. Andrew Yang, Twitter Yang's campaign manager Zach Graumann explained Yang's decision on PBS News Hour. Zach Graumann, via PBS News Hour Zach Graumann, via PBS News Hour Yang's signature platform was universal basic income of $1,000 monthly for every American adult. The 45-year-old entrepreneur has been vocal about the threat of automation. While his fundraising had been largely successful, Yang received one percent of the Iowa Caucus vote. Yang has not yet announced which candidate, if any, he will endorse.