JOB JUGGLE AS AUSTRALIANS STRUGGLE TO MAKE ENDS MEET

Figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) confirm Labor’s long-held concerns about the underlying problems in the labour market such as the rise in underemployment and insecure work

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-TV INTERVIEW-PVO NEWSDAY

SUBJECTS: Euthanasia Law; Abbott/Turnbull; Super Portfolio; Penalty Rates; Citizenship

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-DOORSTOP-MELBOURNE

SUBJECTS: ABS Labour force figures; Youth unemployment; Kevin Rudd

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LABOUR FORCE FIGURES

Labor welcomes the figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics but notes this month’s data does not reveal the true picture of the labour market.

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TURNBULL AGAIN DEFENDS CUTS TO PENALTY RATES

The Prime Minister’s callous disregard for low paid workers was on display again today as he reconfirmed his support for cutting penalty rates, not once but twice.

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LABOR COMMITTED TO SECURE AND DECENT JOBS IN ROCKHAMPTON

Shadow Minister for Employment Brendan O’Connor was today joined by Labor Senator for Queensland Murray Watt to meet with a number of employers and workers in Central Queensland.

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