Andrew Yang

Andrew Yang is a Democratic candidate for president of the United States in 2020.

Andrew Yang, 44, is a former tech executive who proposes establishing a "universal basic income" of $1,000 per month for all adult Americans.

Yang founded Venture for America, a nonprofit organization that trains recent graduates and young professionals to work for startup companies. He also worked for a healthcare startup, founded a national education company, and practiced law as a corporate attorney.

Yang has authored two books: "Smart People Should Build Things" in 2014 and "The War on Normal People: The Truth About America's Disappearing Jobs and Why Universal Basic Income Is Our Future" in 2018.

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