(The Center Square) – The City of St. Paul is expanding its Guaranteed Basic Income program that offers a monthly stipend to qualifying families. The guaranteed basic income is one of several such programs running in the city.
St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter said the city would expand the city’s initial GBI with another guaranteed income program that would give 333 low-income families $500 a month for two years. This program would be funded with $4 million from the American Rescue Plan and $1 million from private philanthropy.
St. Paul on Sept. 30 released data on its first guaranteed-income pilot program, […]