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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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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-RADIO INTERVIEW-WAVE FM (1)

March 10, 2017

SUBJECTS: Penalty rates.

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ALL WORKERS' PENALTY RATES IN TURNBULL'S SIGHTS

March 10, 2017

Today’s revelation that penalty rates cuts could have a domino effect spreading to other industries is terrible news for Australian workers who need a Government committed to helping them, not slashing their wages.    

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WOMEN LOSE OUT UNDER TURNBULL GOVERNMENT

March 09, 2017

In another blow to women under the Turnbull Government, federal funding has ceased for the Queensland Working Women’s Service (WWC), which provides support and services to vulnerable women.

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TWO WEEKS ON AND TURNBULL STILL SUPPORTS SLASHING PENALTY RATES

March 09, 2017

Two weeks has passed since Australians learned about the decision to cut penalty rates, and Malcolm Turnbull and his Liberals have done nothing to stop this devastating blow to low income Australians.  

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CUTS TO PENALTY RATES WON’T CREATE JOBS: TURNBULL UNDERMINED

March 08, 2017

Labor calls on the Turnbull Government to admit that cuts to penalty rates will not create extra jobs, but will be a kick in the guts for low paid workers.

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