Gary Hart, who scored a surprise win in New Hampshire in the 1984 Democratic presidential primary and nearly won the nomination. But, he added: "I am the math guy, and it is clear to me from the numbers that we are not going to win this race".
In this February 7, 2020, photo, Democratic presidential candidate entrepreneur Andrew Yang speaks during a Democratic presidential primary debate at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H.
Yang's signature proposal, a universal basic income that would pay every American US$1,000 a month, was his answer to the "fourth industrial revolution", the rise of automation that he said destroyed millions of manufacturing jobs and, as a effect, paved the way for Donald Trump's 2016 election.
Andrew Yang is dropping out of the Democratic presidential race for White House.
"This campaign is about taking hold of our government that has now just been completely overrun by the corporate money and return it to us - and then rewrite the rules of the 21st-century economy to work for you, to work for your families, to work for communities", he told the crowd at a recent event in Iowa.
Patrick waited until Wednesday afternoon to officially announce he was ending a candidacy that never truly took off.
At the time Yang announced the end of his campaign with nearly 25% of the precincts reporting, he was in eighth place behind Tom Steyer and Rep. Tulsi Gabbard.
Bennet, 55, told supporters in New Hampshire that he would support whoever the Democratic party nominee is "to make sure that we defeat Donald Trump". We are facing the most consequential election of our lifetime.
Yang announced the end of his campaign during his speech to supporters in New Hampshire Tuesday night.
On Tuesday night, Colorado Senator Michael Bennet also dropped out of the presidential race after receiving only 905 votes in New Hampshire.
Eight candidates remain: Sen.