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Was Andrew Yang Right? Economic Cost of Coronavirus Builds Interest in Universal Basic Income
Article Written by Affiliate Sasha Abramsky, Center Director Marianne Page Quoted

April 24, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic accelerating in March,Congress scrambled to design a more than $2 trillion economic package that would prop up private companies, keep the financial system liquid, and, at the same time, provide financial help to individuals whose income was evaporating as the result of states issuing stay-at-home orders and temporarily shuttering nonessential businesses.