A Democrat running for president in 2020 is testing a basic income proposal by giving $1,000 per month to a family

Democrat Andrew Yang is running for president of the United States. His long-shot campaign is centered on providing a universal basic income for Americans. Yang wants to help Americans who are losing jobs to automation, and he believes a basic income could create 4.5 million new jobs. The core of Yang’s campaign is the Freedom Dividend, which would give out $1,000 per month to every American between the ages of 18 and 64. Yang is

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