Andrew Yang

Andrew Yang
Andrew Yang
Position Running for: 
Date Declared: 
Monday, November 6, 2017

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Andrew Yang (born January 13, 1975)[3] is an American entrepreneur, the founder of Venture for America (VFA), and a U.S. 2020 Democratic presidential candidate. He worked in startups and early-stage growth companies as a founder or executive from 2000 to 2009. After he founded VFA, the Obama administration selected him in 2012 as a "Champion of Change" and in 2015 as a "Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship".

In Yang's bid for the 2020 presidential nomination, one of his main campaign goals is to implement a provision for Universal Basic Income (UBI) for every American adult as a response to the rapid development of automation that is leading to workforce challenges.[4] [source]

Year of Birth: 
1975