It’s Time to Put Money in People’s Pockets

It’s Time to Put Money in People’s Pockets


The Point

Giving people money so that they can meet their basic needs—food, shelter, clothing—is an old idea that is gaining new momentum. Cities should implement guaranteed income programs.

Local officials have the power to help millions of people in the United States who can’t afford basic necessities or a $400 financial emergency:

Guaranteed income programs are a better way to address economic hardship:

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