People working at jobs they hate, to prevent themselves from being homeless, is not freedom. That’s why I’m in favor of a generous Universal Basic Income that would give everyone the freedom to do what’s truly meaningful to them.
— Yaron Fishman (@YaronFishman) May 9, 2021
For the last five decades, @Amtrak has shuttled countless Americans from station to station across the country. And with the American Jobs Plan, we’ll give Amtrak the investment it needs to be greener, safer, more accessible and help expand its rails from coast to coast.
— Tammy Duckworth (@SenDuckworth) May 1, 2021
-Improve housing for 2 million Americans
-Create 240,000 good-paying jobs a year
-Reduce public housing water bills by 30%
-Reduce public housing energy bills by 70%
Let’s get it done. https://t.co/ud3jCiVCiX
— Warren Gunnels (@GunnelsWarren) April 19, 2021
Looks like Glenn Beck is starting to see #UBI as the only option, although I don’t think he understands that UBI is a floor, or that people can make their own jobs with UBI, or that when people spend UBI, it creates more jobs, or that employers can raise wages to attract workers. https://t.co/7hlLNtPZaA
— Scott Santens 🧢🏄♂️ (@scottsantens) April 17, 2021
Our most common jobs are also at the highest risk of automation: drivers, food workers, retail, manufacturing, construction, EAs.
It’s not a coincidence. That’s a lot of ‘overhead’ to save with technology.#UBI helps Canadians transition through the 4th industrial revolution.
— UBI Works 🇨🇦🧢 (@ubi_works) April 14, 2021