Andrew Yang to launch a third party

This story is published in a content partnership with POLITICO. It was originally reported by Alex Thompson on politico.com on September 9, 2021.Former presidential and New York mayoral candidate Andrew Yang is set to launch a third party next month, according to two people familiar with the matter.Yang is expected to start the party in conjunction with the October 5 release of his new book, Forward: Notes on the Future of Our Democracy.It’s not clear what the name of Yang’s third party will be…