As Oakland expands guaranteed income program, early recipients call it success

Media November 2, 2021

“‘I feel relief,’ said Salgado. ‘I can sleep a little more comfortable at night. Hard being the head of household. Maintaining the bills, there’s not always a lot of resources but we have to find a way to do it.’

Oakland recently announced an expansion of the pilot, opening up applications for phase two–another 300 eligible families will be selected.”

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