Andrew Yang is an American businessman, lawyer, book author and philanthropist, as well as a former 2020 Democratic presidential candidate.
Who Is Andrew Yang?
Prior to suspending his presidential campaign in February 2020, Yang built a strong digital coalition and attracted a base of loyal supporters called the Yang Gang.
Andrew Yang Photo: Joshua Lott/AFP/Getty ImagesPresidential Run and PoliciesFreedom Dividend (UBI)Out of all the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, Yang had arguably one of the most distinctive campaign proposals in the form of UBI (Universal Basic Income).
Calling it the “Freedom Dividend,” Yang wanted to offer $1,000 dollars every month to every American adult over the age of 18.