This former California mayor created a guaranteed income program while in office. Why Michael Tubbs says he’s still obsessed with ending poverty

This former California mayor created a guaranteed income program while in office. Why Michael Tubbs says he’s still obsessed with ending poverty

November 21, 2021 Johnathon Redner 0

Michael Tubbs, former mayor of Stockton, California.Nick Otto | AFP | Getty ImagesMichael Tubbs had the odds stacked against him while growing up in Stockton, California, as the son of a young single mother and an incarcerated father.Tubbs, 31, felt the expectations for his life as a Black man in America were either prison or…