Andrew M. Yang is an American political commentator, lawyer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist.
Originally a corporate lawyer, Yang began working in various startups and early stage growth companies as a founder or executive from 2000 to 2009. In 2011, he founded Venture for America (VFA), a nonprofit organization focused on creating jobs in cities struggling to recover from the Great Recession. He then ran as a candidate in the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries.
Andrew Yang endorsed Joe Biden for president, following a growing trend among former presidential contenders. Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar, Kamala Harris and Cory Booker have all endorsed Biden. Yang..
Having dropped out of the 2020 presidential race, Andrew Yang is weighing his options. According to Business Insider, the Schenectady, New York native says he's mulling a run for New York City mayor...
Andrew Yang's key plank of his Democratic campaign was to give every American $1000 a month. His performance in the first Democratic debate was a dud, but during the second one, something clicked. In..
The New Hampshire Primary is over. Here are the big take-aways. Amy Klobuchar finished a surprising third place in New Hampshire. She raised $2.5 million in the hours after the New Hampshire primary...
"I am not someone who wants to accept donations and support in a race that we will not win, and so tonight I am announcing I am suspending my campaign for president," Andrew Yang told supporters in New..
Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang’s campaign laid off staff after the Iowa caucus. According to Business Insider, most of the layoffs came from the digital and communications departments...
Iowans ate breakfast and talked politics at a local diner on Monday in Des Moines as the state prepares to host the first presidential nominating contest to help choose which Democratic candidate may..
Andrew Yang, an entrepreneur whose unlikely White House bid evolved into a serious campaign thanks to grassroots enthusiasm, pulled out of the Democratic presidential race on Tuesday after New.. Reuters - Published
A New Hampshire family that received a $1,000-a-month "freedom dividend" for a year from the campaign of Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang spent most of the money on college bills - but.. Reuters - Published
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Andrew Yang raised $16.5 million in the fourth quarter, his campaign said on Thursday, well ahead of the nearly $10 million he collected in the third. Reuters - Published
Entrepreneur Andrew Yang knows most people initially viewed his candidacy for U.S. president – and his campaign promise to guarantee every American a basic, government-funded income – as a gimmick. Reuters - Published