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LABOR STANDS UP FOR LOCAL JOBS IN ROCKHAMPTON

December 14, 2016

Today in Rockhampton, the Shadow Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, Brendan O’Connor, joined Senator for Queensland Murray Watt, to talk to workers and apprentices about the threat to local jobs, and the growing incidence of insecure work.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT - RADIO INTERVIEW - 4RO BREAKFAST WITH AARON STEVENS

December 14, 2016

SUBJECT/S: Unemployment; Temporary work visas; casualisation of the workforce.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT - RADIO INTERVIEW - ABC CAPRICORNIA – BREAKFAST WITH JACQUIE MACKAY

December 14, 2016

SUBJECTS: local jobs; apprenticeships.

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TIME FOR THE GOVERNMENT TO ACT SERIOUSLY ON ASBESTOS

December 14, 2016

Labor welcomes the Government’s new and returning appointments to the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Council today but urges the Government to follow this up with real action to combat one of the most serious threats to OH&S in Australia.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT - DOORSTOP - BRISBANE

December 13, 2016

SUBJECTS: Domestic violence leave.

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CORMANN CALLOUS AND CLUELESS ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LEAVE

December 11, 2016

Today’s comments from Finance Minister Matthias Cormann rejecting domestic violence leave, were callous and clueless.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST