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View Diary: How to Cut the Poverty Rate in Half: A Universal Income For All (73 comments)

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  •  IIRC Milton Friedman also championed the EITC (3+ / 0-)
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    BlackSheep1, Cassandra Waites, VClib

    which is an important if unsung pillar of our welfare system. In fact, the EITC is somewhat similar to this guaranteed income idea in that it is a cash giveaway. You can do with it whatever you want.

    The catch is that you do need to have some income to qualify for EITC.

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