As more cities experiment with providing residents a universal basic income, the former mayor of Stockton, CA and founder of Mayors for a Guaranteed Income Michael Tubbs, joins Ali Velshi to discuss the success of his city’s guaranteed income pilot program where 125 residents received $500 a month. Tubbs says, “we can trust regular people with money, just like we trust millionaires and billionaires with tax cuts.” Aired on 04/24/2021.
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