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Hamilton in basic income 3-year provincial pilot

Michael Veall talks about the provincial government's basic-income pilot project in Hamilton, Lindsay and Thunder Bay.

Apr 25, 2017

Premier Kathleen Wynne came to Hamilton on Monday to announce a three-year pilot project on guaranteeing people a minimum income. The pilot will test whether a basic income plan "deserves to be adopted across our province," Wynne said at LIUNA Station.
The pilot will have 1,000 low income earners in Hamilton, Brantford and Brant County, another 1,000 in Thunder Bay and 2,000 in the Lindsay area — where the pilot's community impact will also be measured.

Read the full article from The Hamilton Spectator.