Yang raises $4 million in final week of December

Andrew YangAndrew YangThe shape of guaranteed income Biden's latest small business outreach is just ... awful Doctor who allegedly assaulted Evelyn Yang arrested on federal charges MORE’s presidential campaign raised more than $4 million in the final week of December as the entrepreneur works to break out of the 2020 primary field’s middle tier.

This is YOU #YangGang! Nothing can stop us! I am pumped for the days ahead and you are giving us the chance to change the course of history. Let’s do it!” Yang tweeted just after midnight Wednesday morning

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His campaign did not say how many donors contributed, nor did it specify the average contribution size.

Yang on Dec. 23 set a goal of raising $3 million by the end of the year to help prepare for the debates, boost staff and purchase advertisements.

His campaign raised $10 million in the third quarter, trailing several top-tier candidates but surpassing other White House hopefuls.

Yang has demonstrated unexpected staying power in the 2020 race, outlasting senators and governors who entered the race with higher name recognition but have since withdrawn. He is running in seventh place in the RealClearPolitics polling average of presidential candidates.

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenThe Hill's Campaign Report: Trump's tax bombshell | More election drama in Pennsylvania | Trump makes up ground in new polls New Biden campaign ad jabs at Trump's reported 0 income tax payments Democrats blast Trump after report reveals he avoided income taxes for 10 years: 'Disgusting' MORE (D-Mass.) is the only other contender who has hinted at her fourth-quarter fundraising, saying in an email to supporters last week that she had raised $17 million since the beginning of October.

Updated at 9:34 a.m. on Jan. 1