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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-TV INTERVIEW-SKY NEWS AM AGENDA (1)

March 14, 2017

SUBJECTS: Foreign investment in property; housing supply; energy supply; 18C.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-DOORSTOP-MELBOURNE (1)

March 14, 2017

SUBJECT/S: Launch of Labor’s Australian Jobs Taskforce; Labor’s plan for jobs and apprenticeships; government plan to start taxpayer funded advertising campaign on penalty rates; cashless welfare card; energy.  

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LABOR’S AUSTRALIAN JOBS TASKFORCE TO KEEP FOCUS ON PENALTY RATE CUTS

March 14, 2017

Today, Labor launches our Australian Jobs Taskforce to ensure decent, secure jobs remain top of the national agenda and to hear first-hand about the local impacts of cuts to penalty rates.  

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VALIDITY OF ABCC UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT (1)

March 14, 2017

Federal Judge, Justice Tony North’s recent criticism of the Turnbull Government’s Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) exposes the watchdog for what it is - unfair and anti-worker.

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TURNBULL MUST RULE OUT WORKCHOICES STYLE WASTE OF MONEY

March 13, 2017

Malcolm Turnbull must immediately rule out using taxpayer’s money to fund a Workchoices style advertising campaign to sell the horrible decision to slash penalty rates, a decision which the Prime Minister enthusiastically “supports”.  

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OPINION PIECE-PENALTY RATES MATTER ON LABOUR DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY

March 13, 2017

In what is an extraordinary assault on the 'fair-go', many hardworking Australians who are giving up time with their family and friends to work today's public holiday are soon to receive a pay cut. 

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST