I can guess what you’re referring to, but I’m afraid the concept of programs being ‘paid for’ is still an important concept, it does ‘make sense’ (in some ways, at least!) and it will be an important part of the debate as to whether a Basic Income should be introduced.
You might find this interesting:
Basic Income is EASILY affordable.
Basic Income — a regular payment of money for every resident citizen, regardless of their circumstances, sufficient to…
I wouldn’t have thought a ‘federal jobs guarantee’ would be needed if there is a successful Basic Income system. Do you think otherwise?