The TANF scandal in Maine is just the latest example of the poorest Americans not receiving relief that was block-granted to states. Now more than ever, we need a universal basic income to ensure that all families have financial security they can count on.Read more
The Big Sneaky: Bush, Ryan and Christie Pretend Welfare is Still A Federal Program.
It's time to stop this madness of state-run “welfare” programs that enroll fewer than ten percent of eligible Americans and instead start insisting on a Basic Income.Read more
Another Republican debate is upon us, and it seems that Donald Trump’s poll numbers are down a bit in Iowa. Perhaps the Summer of Trump is behind us, and his candidacy will fade away like it did last time. But his message - “Make America Great Again” - still resonates.Read more
Remember the children of America? Year after year, millions remain poor despite our evident unhappiness about it and the conviction that they do not deserve it. A basic income would change all of that.Read more
Here's our official press release announcing Basic Income Action's launch.Read more