Andrew Yang speaks to citizens on the Perry Perk espresso store all over a marketing campaign forestall in Perry, Iowa, January 28, 2020. (Mike Segar/reuters)
Tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang dropped out of the Democratic presidential race on Tuesday as effects persevered to roll in from the New Hampshire number one election.
“I’m a numbers man,” Yang mentioned prior to addressing supporters in New Hampshire. “In a majority of these states, I’m now not going to be at a threshold the place I am getting delegates, which makes sticking round now not essentially useful or productive in relation to furthering the targets of this marketing campaign.”
Yang centered his marketing campaign on his proposal of a common elementary source of revenue coverage, which might give each American grownup $1,000 a month. In September, Yang debuted a take a look at release of the plan, the Freedom Dividend Pilot Program, and gave 13 American households $1,000 month for a 12 months out of Yang’s marketing campaign budget.
Yang has indicated that he’s now not ruling out a 2d run for president and might run for mayor of New York Town as neatly.