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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW MELBOURNE THURSDAY, 21 JANUARY 2021

January 21, 2021

SUBJECTS: ABS Labor Force data; Biden Inauguration; Youth unemployment; Medevac Refugees.

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2.1 MILLION AUSTRALIANS UNEMPLOYED OR UNDEREMPLOYED

January 21, 2021

Today’s ABS Labour Force figures confirm that while there is recovery in the jobs market, there are still too many Australians unemployed or underemployed with no plans from the Morrison Government to help those looking for work.

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FRYDENBERG FABRICATING JOBFAKER FIGURES

January 18, 2021

Again today the Treasurer has been sprung exaggerating the number of jobs flowing from his hiring credits program, which is only expected to create around 45,000 jobs and not the 450,000 he has claimed.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW MELBOURNE WEDNESDAY, 13 JANUARY 2021

January 13, 2021

SUBJECTS: ABS Job Vacancy data; Michael McCormack; Superannuation; AstraZeneca vaccine; State border closures; Craig Kelly.

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MORRISON MUST SACK CRAIG KELLY

January 13, 2021

Craig Kelly’s position as chair of the Joint Committee on Law Enforcement is untenable and, if he refuses to resign, Scott Morrison must finally show some leadership and sack him.

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SCOTT MORRISON’S JOBKEEPER CUTS TO HIT 1.6 MILLION AUSTRALIANS

January 04, 2021

Today Scott Morrison is doubling down on his new year cuts, slashing the rate of JobKeeper and cutting up to $200 per fortnight from 1.6 million Australians that are currently relying on the payment.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST