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Andrew Yang - How many Americans actually donate to political candidates?

PolitiFact Friday, 24 January 2020
The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | How many Americans actually donate to political candidates?MUSCATINE, Iowa — Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang wants more Americans donating to political campaigns. The business entrepreneur pitched a "democracy dollars" idea that would give every voter $100 to spend on any candidate they wish — but the voter has to use the money or lose it.  Doing this, Yang told voters at a town hall in Muscatine on Jan. 23, would boost the influence of Americans of average means compared with corporations. The percentage of Americans who give to campaigns is quite small, he said. "Right now 5% of Americans donate to political campaigns and candidates," Yang ...

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