The campaign of US Presidential candidate Andrew Yang in recent months has gained quite a momentum. Yang is running his campaign on the idea of providing Universal Basic Income (UBI) to every adult US citizen. He has proposed the idea of giving $1000 every month to all Americans who are above the age of 18. The Democratic candidate has a positive outlook on cryptocurrencies and blockchain businesses, which has made him a favorite among the crypto community.
Earlier, Telsa CEO, Elon Musk tweeted in support of Andre Yang. Yang also proposed the use of blockchain for Presidential voting. According to a Forbes report, Yang called for clearer guidelines for companies and individuals on bitcoin and cryptocurrency acceptance and investments. Andrey Yang was the only candidate who accepted donations in bitcoins.
I support Yang
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) August 10, 2019
Justin Sun, founder and CEO of Tron, recently came in support of Andrew Yang. He pledged UBI $1,000 to 100 people per month next year, and he would let Yang pick the lucky 100 people.
Recently in an attempt to woe voters, Yang showed off his skateboarding skills at a rally in Las Vegas Wednesday. This incident blew up on twitter as the video got millions of views.
Andrew Yang just stole Beto’s base. pic.twitter.com/AKoacQMYw4
— The Daily Wire (@realDailyWire) October 3, 2019
Let us know in comments what do you think of Andrew Yang’s chances in the upcoming elections.