APPLICATIONS for Los Angeles’ new guaranteed income program Breathe open this week.
Guaranteed income programs traditionally provide unconditional, individual, regular cash payments intended to support the basic needs of each recipient. Los Angeles’ Breathe program will provide eligible residents with $1000 The program name Breathe comes from the idea that it wants to provide Los Angeles residents a chance to "breathe" easier knowing that they are financially secure.
Los Angeles’ Breathe program works in a similar way to universal basic income (UBI). UBI, an idea made popular by political candidate Andrew Yang, is a set of recurring payments that individuals can […]