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Oakland begins accepting applications for new phase of guaranteed income program

Hundreds more Oakland families will get a gift of money monthly thanks to the second phase of their city’s guaranteed income pilot program, city officials said. Oakland Resilient Families, as the pilot is called, began accepting applications Wednesday and will provide 300 families with a monthly benefit of $500 for 18 months, no strings attached. […]