@scottsantens: Basic income is money, but it’s so much more than money. It’s what that money enables, and the security in knowing it will always be there, especially when the lack of money is preventing you from your goals, and the fears born from insecurity are preventing you from even trying.

FAIR (@scottsantens) / Twitter

@revwendy3: Had a chance to watch #Maid over the weekend & had to pause it a few times. The true to life depictions of the spirit-crushing nature of means tested assistance programs hit close to home, I’ve been there. It reinforces my commitment to making #UBI a reality. It’s a lifeline.

Gerald Huff Fund For Humanity (@FundForHumanity) / Twitter

@thehill: Rep. Jim Jordan to AG Merrick Garland: “Jefferson said once ‘tyranny is when the people fear the government.’ We are there. Sadly, we are there. But I don’t think the good people of this great country are going to cower and hide.”

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@FundForHumanity: According to @income_movement there are currently 93 guaranteed income pilots going on in the U.S. In November 2018 when my son died, there was one known one in Stockton, CA. That’s why I said this when I spoke at the Mountain View Basic Income March: .

Gerald Huff Fund For Humanity (@FundForHumanity) / Twitter

@thehill: Sen. Ron Johnson: “Are you still so certain that lab leak is off the table?”Chinese Ambassador Nominee Nicholas Burns: “My position has been all along and continues this day, we need to investigate. […] There are multiple theories and the Chinese need to answer.”

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@AnthonyAdragna: .@RoKhanna: “If we’re gonna take the CEPP out, we have to figure out new substitute language that that can work.”@SenTinaSmith: “The tax credits are important, but they don’t get you all the way there.”

NowThis (@RoKhanna) / Twitter

@TheLeadCNN: “I think… almost all of the programs will be there in some form,” says Democratic Rep. Ro Khanna on the larger spending package negotiations, including: universal pre-K, child tax credit expansion with means testing, Medicare expansion, ACA funding and climate investments.

The Lead CNN (@RoKhanna) / Twitter

@thehill: .@SenSchumer: “If our Republican colleagues don’t like our ideas for fighting voter suppression and guarding against election subversion, then they ought to tell us what they have in mind. […] What is there to be afraid of by allowing a debate?”

The Hill (@thehill) / Twitter

@scottsantens: This is the kind of thinking that needs to go into inflation management. There are a lot of things we can do and should be doing, like dropping tariffs and automating more, instead of increasing interest rates and poverty. Focus on the supply chain!More:

Mayors for a Guaranteed Income (@scottsantens) / Twitter

@scottsantens: We will look back at Manchin as an example of how we neglected to build a system that would prevent Manchins. He’s doing what he’s doing because he can. He claimed power. That’s on us for allowing. We have to focus on reforming the system. There will always be another Manchin.

Alexander McCoy (@scottsantens) / Twitter