Meghan McCain argues with Andrew Yang about free marriage counseling proposal

“The View” host Meghan McCainMeghan Marguerite McCainMeghan McCain shares story of miscarriage Meghan McCain shares video of father shutting down supporter who called Obama an 'Arab' after Trump rally Meghan McCain slams Rand Paul over blocking 9/11 compensation funding: 'This is a disgrace' MORE questioned entrepreneur and 2020 Democratic candidate Andrew YangAndrew YangDemocratic strategist predicts most 2020 candidates will drop out in late fall The Hill's 12:30 Report: Trump hits media over 'send her back' coverage The Hill's Campaign Report: Second debate lineups set up high-profile clash MORE on Monday about his plan to make free marriage counseling available to all couples.

Yang appeared on the daytime talk show and was asked about a variety of his policies, with McCain focusing in on his free marriage counseling proposal.


“My version of marriage counseling is drinking Jack Daniels, shooting some guns and hanging out,” McCain, the daughter of late Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainStephen Miller hits Sunday show to defend Trump against racism charges Michelle Obama weighs in on Trump, 'Squad' feud: 'Not my America or your America. It's our America' Meghan McCain shares story of miscarriage MORE (R-Ariz.), said. “This universal peg for every hole is always my problem with the left right now.”

She continued, saying “every American is different, every American does things in different ways.”

Yang clarified his plan would give married couples a stipend to spend on marriage counseling, not mandate couples meet with a social worker or counselor.

“The data shows that if you grow up in a two parent household certain outcomes are more likely, so from a societal perspective it makes perfect sense to try to keep couples together if they want to stay together,” Yang said.