Providence debuts pilot cash payment program for low-income residents

PROVIDENCE – The city of Providence is testing out a guaranteed income program of monthly, no-strings-attached payments starting with 110 low-income residents, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza announced in a press conference on Tuesday. The pilot program comes after Elorza in September joined a coalition of mayors nationwide pledging to start or expand guaranteed income programs…

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