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  • THE CAUSE OF THE FIRE REMAINS

  • UNDER INVESTIGATION.

  • APPROACH TO TACKLE INCOME

  • INEQUALITY WILL BE A REALITY IN

  • STOCKTON.

  • THE ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

  • DEMONSTRATION OR SEED PROGRAM

  • WILL PROVIDE $500 A MONTH TO

  • SELECT FAMILIES FOR 18 MONTHS.

  • WE ARE LIVE IN THE NEWS ROOM

  • WITH DETAILS.

  • Reporter: THIS UNIVERSAL

  • BASIC INCOME PROJECT STARTS IN

  • NOVEMBER.

  • A THOUSAND NOTICES WILL BE

  • MAILED OUT TO FAMILIES IN

  • STOCKTON NEIGHBORHOODS WITH A

  • MEDIAN ANNUAL INCOME OF $46,000

  • OR LESS TO LET RESIDENTS THEY

  • QUALIFY FOR THE PROGRAM.

  • RANDOMLY SELECTED THE FIRST

  • 100 RECIPIENT.

  • Reporter: FREE CASH TO FIGHT

  • INCOME INEQUALITY.

  • FOLKS WHO QUALIFY WILL BE

  • FOLKS THAT LIVE IN

  • NEIGHBORHOODS THAT ARE AT OR

  • BELOW THE AREA MEDIAN INCOME

  • FOR THE CITY, WHICH IS $46,000.

  • Reporter: AFTER MONTHS OF

  • BOUNCING AROUUD THE IDEA,

  • STOCKTON IS ROLLING OUT THE

  • PARAMETERS OF ITS NEW SEED

  • PROGRAM, WHICH THE MAYOR CALLS

  • AN INNOVATIVE WAY TO HELP THE

  • ONE IN FOUR FAMILIES LIVING

  • BELOW THE POVERTY LINE.

  • IN CALIFORNIA, THE COST OF

  • LIVING IS 41% HIGHER THAN THE

  • REST OF THE NATION.

  • HOUSING COSTS WERE 109% HIGHER

  • THAN THE REST OF THE NATION.

  • AND WITH THAT BEING SAID, 40%

  • OF CALIFORNIANS DON'T HAVE

  • SAVINGS.

  • Reporter: BACK IN FEBRUARY,

  • THE MAYOR TALKED ABOUT THE

  • PROGRAM ON CBS THIS MORNING,

  • WHERE HE RESPONDED TO CRITICS.

  • YOU KIND OF KNOW THE FIRST

  • STOP OF THE CRITICISM IS GIVE

  • PEOPLE MONEY THEY WOULDN'T

  • WORK.

  • IT'S JUST A WELFARE PROGRAM.

  • THE RESEARCH SAYS SOMETHING

  • DIFFERENT.

  • THERE'S A STUDY DONE, I FOUND

  • 4000 TO $6000 A YEAR DID GOOD

  • THINGS FOR THE FOLKS,

  • EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT ROSE.

  • Reporter: HOW IS THE PROGRAM

  • BEING PAID FOR?

  • IT WILL COME BY THE CITY'S

  • INCOME SECURITY PROJECT.

THE CAUSE OF THE FIRE REMAINS

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