California may offer monthly guaranteed income to some homeless studentsSUCHI News

California may offer monthly guaranteed income to some homeless studentsSUCHI News

California may offer monthly guaranteed income to some homeless students A state bill that made its way through the Legislature would give high school seniors $1,000 a month, joining a rising tide of guaranteed-income programs across California.

Introduced by State Sen. Dave Cortés (D-San Jose), Senate Bill 1341 proposes monthly, no-strings-attached checks to eligible students for five months, from April to August of a student’s senior year.

“It’s essentially this transitional support to try to disrupt the cycle of homelessness in this age group,” Cortes said.The law is an improvement of an earlier bill, also introduced by Cortés, that aimed to […]

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