CNN Adds Andrew Yang to Their List of 2020 Hopefuls

With an official link to our website on CNN, the campaign is officially in the mainstream. Read about the 2020 contenders here.

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By on December 17th, 2018

The First CNN Poll

Some tremendous news came out this weekend: CNN released its first poll of Iowa caucus voters to measure the presidential field.  Iowa will be the first state to vote in 2020. The leaders were whom you’d expect:  Biden at 32%. Bernie at 19%.  Beto at 11%. But then, after the others, there I was:  Andrew Yang at 1% of voters’…

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By on December 17th, 2018

Andrew and Simone from Quartz Discuss Presidential Campaign

“Andrew Yang doesn’t mince his words: He doesn’t think the robots are coming; he knows they are already here. And he wants to take his concerns about this all the way to the White House.” Andrew recently sat down with Simone Stolzoff of Quartz to discuss automation and his campaign. Read the entire interview here.

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By on December 7th, 2018

Making the Debate

Thank you for the support! It means a ton to us. Some huge news came out this week in the Washington Post: The Democratic National Committee is close to finalizing a 2020 primary debate plan that would give lesser-known candidates a chance to share the same stage as the party’s front-runners, avoiding the two-tier “kiddie table” approach…

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By on December 7th, 2018

Andrew Appears on Axios to Discuss UBI and His Candidacy

“More people will find more meaningful work with The Freedom Dividend.” Listen to the entire conversation between Andrew and Dan Primack on Pro Rata here. (The UBI portion is first, with Andrew’s section starting at ~2:15.)

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By on December 4th, 2018

The Opposite of Humanity

Hello, I hope that the Holiday Season is off to a great start for you and yours!  Thank you so much for your support. I spent the weekend campaigning in Florida, including a phenomenal event in West Palm Beach.  We met with a number of progressive activists who have been excited since the launch of the campaign:…

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By on December 4th, 2018

Headed to Iowa

Happy week-after-Thanksgiving!  I hope that you had a wonderful holiday with loved ones.  Evelyn and I hosted a record number of relatives ourselves. I have some exciting news to share – I have been invited to keynote the year-end event in Des Moines for Progress Iowa, one of the leading activist organizations in the state.  It will be…

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By on November 27th, 2018

Lessons from the Tour

Hello all, and thank you for your support!  It means the world to us. The team and I just wrapped up the Humanity First Tour in Iowa City on Friday night. It was magic.  We started in Detroit and went to Chicago, New Hampshire, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Baltimore before ending up in Iowa.  At each stop there were dozens,…

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By on November 19th, 2018

On His Sixth Trip to Iowa, Andrew’s Humanity First Rally Crowd Reflects Growing Support

Each time we return to the state, we see the crowds grow! Read the entire article here.

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By on November 19th, 2018

The Hill’s Morning Show, Rising, Recognizes Andrew’s Building Momentum

The Hill, a top website for political news, invited Andrew on to their morning show, Rising with Krystal & Buck, to discuss his candidacy. They discuss the Humanity First Tour, UBI, and common questions faced on the campaign trail. Watch the entire interview here.

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By on November 16th, 2018