'Now There Is Momentum': Former Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs Applauds California's Guaranteed Income PlanIn what would be the first state-funded guaranteed income plan in the US, California lawmakers on Thursday approved $35 million for monthly cash payments to qualifying pregnant people and young adults previously in foster care.
Steinberg, 10 Other U.S. Mayors Commit To Develop Reparations Pilot ProjectsEleven U.S. mayors, including Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg, have pledged to pay reparations for slavery to a small group of Black residents in their cities, saying their aim is to set an example for the federal government on how a nationwide program could work.
Gov. Newsom Brings Former Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs On As Special AdvisorCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom has a new job for former Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs.
Outgoing Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs Touts Record Of ChangeIn a few months, Michael Tubbs will walk out of Stockton City Hall for the last time as mayor. So what’s next for the rising political star?
Compton Follows Stockton In Launching Guaranteed Income ProgramCompton will become the second California city to launch a pilot program that guarantees free, recurring cash payments to some of its low-income residents -- with no strings attached.
Mayors Vow To Launch Guaranteed Income Programs Across USA growing number of mayors across the country support giving cash to low-income families with no restrictions on how they can spend it - part of a growing movement to establish a guaranteed minimum income to combat poverty and systemic racism.
HBO's 'Stockton On My Mind' Shows Mayor Tubbs' Dreams For Struggling CityMichael Tubbs immediately shot to national stardom among depressed liberals who sought new, bold ideas to fight poverty, violence and educational inequality. And it was those bold ideas that garnered praise and scorn.
Stockton Leaders To Vote On Requiring Masks In Public After Surge In Coronavirus CasesStockton may start requiring people to wear masks in public after San Joaquin County was put on a state watch list over a surge in coronavirus cases.
Stockton Getting Trailers To Help Homeless, Gov. Newsom AnnouncesStockton will be among the next group of cities getting emergency housing trailers for the homeless.
Stockton Mayor And Wife Make Social Media Baby AnnouncementStockton Mayor Michael Tubbs and his wife, Anna Malaika Nti-Asare, informed their social media followers on Sunday that they're expecting a baby.
Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs Makes Fortunes ’40 Under 40’ ListFortune is out with its annual "40 Under 40" list, and a familiar local face has made the cut.
Stockton Mayor Sees Value In Paying Poor To Rise UpIf the programs work, he will seek to convince taxpayers and other governments, including the state, to adopt them, albeit with expected tax increases.
Free Cash For Everyone? Stockton Mayor Plans To See If It WorksStockton will likely become the first city in the nation to test out a version of universal basic income.
Improvements Underway Along Main Street In StocktonCity leaders are working to make some big improvements along a once booming neighborhood in east Stockton.
Stockton Mayor Promotes Community's Growth, Chance For Bright FutureAmbitious and excited, newly elected Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs wants the next four years to be a time of change.