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Andrew Yang

  1. politics
    Andrew Yang Is Now Too ‘Outsider’ for Our Two-Party SystemLeaving the Democratic Party and declaring himself an independent probably won’t help Yang get his ideas enacted, but maybe it will sell more books.
  2. liveblog
    Eric Adams Declares Victory in Mayoral Primary: UpdatesHe narrowly defeated Kathryn Garcia after absentee ballots were finally counted.
  3. the city politic
    The Mayor’s Race Isn’t (Quite) Decided YetAdams is still the overwhelming favorite — but at least one other candidate still has an outside chance.
  4. politics
    Can Eric Adams Hold On to His Lead?What the first results of the mayoral race mean for him and his opponents.
  5. nyc mayoral race
    Why Progressive New Yorkers Should Rank Yang Over AdamsVote for the unqualified cipher (as your fifth choice). It’s important.
  6. the city politic
    The Race for Mayor Has Gone Absolutely BerserkYang and Garcia team up. Adams cries victim. Wiley goes after them all.
  7. nyc mayoral race
    Adams Likens Garcia-Yang Pact to Jim CrowAccording to the mayoral front-runner, the standard tactic of forming a strategic alliance is akin to voter suppression.
  8. politics
    Mayamentum!Why Maya Wiley is surging at the last possible moment.
  9. 2021 mayoral race
    Garcia Is Taking Yang’s Help, But Not Returning ItThe mayoral candidates may be campaigning together, but only Yang has cross-endorsed, and Garcia says she just wants his “number twos.”
  10. the final days
    A Very Late Night With the YangsThe former front-runner and his wife vent about Eric Adams, the media, and much more.
  11. nyc mayoral race
    All the Endorsements in the NYC Mayoral RaceWith the June 22 primary approaching, Democratic mayoral candidates are racking up endorsements from politicians, organizations, and celebrities.
  12. politics
    With a Week to Go, Eric Adams Turns Fire on Kathryn GarciaAfter slugging it out with Andrew Yang for No. 1, the frontrunner finds a new nemesis.
  13. politics
    Bad News for Andrew Yang With Two Weeks to GoThe erstwhile front-runner is slipping in polls as negative ads begin.
  14. politics
    Key Moments From the Second NYC Mayoral DebateThe first in-person debate saw front-runners Andrew Yang and Eric Adams go after each other harder than ever.
  15. the city politic
    Dianne Morales and the Implosion of the Left in NYC’s Mayoral Race“I’m sorry,” said one lefty political organizer. “But this is just such a hot fucking mess.”
  16. politics
    Andrew Yang Says Suggesting He Isn’t a Real New Yorker Is RacistYang said a Daily News cartoon depicting him as a tourist and other similar criticism shows anti-Asian bias.
  17. the city politic
    Could New Endorsements Vault Kathryn Garcia Into the Top Tier?“Some of my competitors get fed on being noticed.”
  18. politics
    Eric Adams, Andrew Yang Accuse Each Other of Campaign-Finance ViolationsA sure sign that things are heating up in the NYC mayoral race: Both leading candidates are calling for the other to be investigated.
  19. politics
    Andrew Yang’s Rivals Accuse Him of Cheating … on a Pop QuizHours before the first mayoral debate, campaigns sling mud over the Times test he aced and they didn’t.
  20. politics
    Andrew Yang Attempts to Clean Up Controversy Over Pro-Israel TweetAfter drawing condemnation from the left and praise from some Republicans, the NYC mayoral candidate said his initial tweet was “overly simplistic.”
  21. nyc mayoral race
    New York Newspapers Weigh In With Endorsements for MayorMeanwhile, Andrew Yang courts controversy again among progressives.
  22. the city politic
    Andrew Yang’s Insider CampaignHow has a former CEO of 100 employees become the front-runner to govern a city of 9 million? Not simply by being a celebrity and excellent campaigner.
  23. the city politic
    Will Scott Stringer’s Troubles Shake Up the Mayor’s Race?Staffers for other campaigns are gaming out who may be helped by a collapse in support for Stringer, who faces allegations of sexual misconduct.
  24. the city politic
    Scott Stringer’s Very Bad DaySexual-misconduct allegations landed just as Stringer was gaining momentum in a mayoral race so far by dominated by Andrew Yang.
  25. nyc mayoral race
    Yang Tries to Appeal to Gay Democratic Group, Loses Endorsement to StringerWhen he was asked about how he would tackle issues faced by LGBT New Yorkers, Yang reportedly responded by mentioning gay bars.
  26. politics
    Andrew Yang Leads NYC Mayoral Race in New PollYang was the top pick of 22 percent of likely Democratic voters. Eric Adams and Scott Stringer were the only other candidates to break double digits.
  27. the city politic
    The Voters Propelling Andrew Yang’s LeadAs he maddens his rivals, the mayoral frontrunner is riding on outsider appeal.
  28. nyc mayoral race
    Andrew Yang ‘Regrets’ Tweet About Cracking Down on Unlicensed Street VendorsAfter Yang said he intended to enforce laws restricting illegal food carts in the city, he described his comment as “a product of” Twitter.
  29. the city politic
    Scott Stringer Isn’t Paying Attention to the Polls“Let the campaign play out,” he says. “It hasn’t even begun yet.”
  30. still rocking my math hat
    Andrew Yang Commits to Corniness With an Assist from MC JinThe rapper’s video for the mayoral front-runner is a perfect addition to Yang’s cringe-fueled campaign.
  31. the city politic
    ‘Yang Is Driving the Race Right Now’In New York’s mayoral campaign, everyone is focused on Andrew Yang’s polling lead — and wondering if it can last.
  32. atlanta shootings
    Andrew Yang’s Plan to Fight Hate Crimes Makes Asian Activists CringeFor many in New York’s Asian communities, the mayoral front-runner’s call for more NYPD funding after the Atlanta shootings felt glib and misguided.
  33. the city politic
    The New York Mayoral Race Has Become a Zoom HellEvery tiny civic group wants its own debate — and no one watches. It’s like the worst game of Hollywood Squares ever played.
  34. the grub street diet
    Andrew Yang Campaigns With Empanadas and Ramen“I was just ordering whatever I wanted.”
  35. the city politic
    Nobody Knows How NYC’s New Voting System Will Affect the Mayoral RaceRanked-choice voting could be a major factor in the contest. But insiders just shrug when it comes to specifics.
  36. covid-19
    Andrew Yang Tests Positive for COVID-19The New York City mayoral candidate said he is “experiencing mild symptoms” but “in good spirits.”
  37. the city politic
    Why Is Eric Adams Getting Snubbed by the Black Political Establishment?In a volatile mayoral race, the Black front-runner is struggling to attract key support.
  38. the city politic
    ‘It’s Everyone Against Andrew Yang’New York’s mayoral race is turning into a political experiment: Can an outsider translate national buzz into local votes?
  39. yang gang
    Andrew Yang Enters NYC Mayor’s Race With Darren Aronofsky–Directed Campaign VidHis first order of business? Bring TikTok Hype Houses to New York.
  40. the city politic
    The New York Mayor’s Race Is Under Way. It’s Getting Interesting.At least one thing is clear: The old rules of how mayoral campaigns unfold have to be thrown out.
  41. new york city
    Andrew Yang Is Reportedly Feeling Out a Run for NYC Mayor in 2021The 2020 candidate and universal-income advocate is reportedly asking New York politicians about supporting him next year in the Democratic primary.
  42. dnc
    Democratic National Convention, Day 4: Live UpdatesFollow along with Intelligencer staff for the fourth and final day of the virtual convention, featuring Mayor Pete, Tammy Duckworth, and Joe Biden.
  43. vision 2020
    The New York Presidential Primary Is Definitely HappeningAn appeals court affirmed a judge’s ruling that the contest, which the state had attempted to cancel, will go forward after all.
  44. recode decode
    Andrew Yang on How Americans Will Likely Be Getting $1,000 Monthly Checks Soon“I think the stimulus packages are on the right track. If anything, I would go bigger,” he tells Kara Swisher.
  45. vision 2020
    How the Political Merchandising Industry Has Shaped the PrimaryCampaigns put a lot of effort into attempting to galvanize support using merchandise. The results have been mixed.
  46. new york city
    Could Andrew Yang and His Gang Make It in New York’s Mayoral Race?He has teased a potential run, but the road from long-shot presidential candidate to city hall will be hard without more support from progressives.
  47. new hampshire primary
    Yang Is Out. Yangism Is Here to Stay.Yang’s campaign revealed a strain of politics with a significant and passionate constituency — one that won’t evaporate in the candidate’s absence.
  48. vision 2020
    Andrew Yang Drops Out of Presidential Race“I am the math guy and it is clear tonight from the numbers that we are not going to win this race.”
  49. letter from nh
    Watching the Debate With Andrew Yang Fans in New HampshireWhen I entered Chunky’s, the bar in the antechamber of a movie theater in an empty strip mall, I wasn’t sure I was in the right place.
  50. vision 2020
    The Most Consequential Failure of the Iowa CaucusesThe unusually slow count and abnormally large field of viable candidates means that the Iowa caucus didn’t shrink the field.
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