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ACT WORKERS STAND TO LOSE UP TO $370 IN PENALTY RATE CUTS THIS EASTER BREAK

April 20, 2019

Low-paid workers in the ACT who work in retail, fast food, hospitality and pharmacy could be up to $370 worse off this Easter, due to Scott Morrison’s penalty rate cuts.

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CONCERNS ABOUT INSECURE WORK, YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT AND LOW WAGES GROWTH CONTINUE

April 18, 2019

Under Scott Morrison and the Liberals, Australians are facing high rates of underemployment, increasing insecure work, high levels of youth unemployment and stagnant wages growth.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP MELBOURNE THURSDAY, 18 APRIL 2019

April 18, 2019

SUBJECTS: ABS Labour force figures.

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LABOR WILL INVEST IN A NEW SYNTHETIC PITCH FOR THE STRIKERS

April 17, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government will invest $1 million to provide a new synthetic pitch for the Westside Strikers Football Club at Brookside Reserve in Caroline Springs.

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A BIRTHDAY BOOST FOR ROCKBANK FOOTBALL SPORTING CLUB

April 17, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government will invest $1.8 million to upgrade facilities at Rockbank Football Sporting Club to support community sporting participation.

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GOVERNMENT FAILS CASUAL WORKERS

April 15, 2019

For five years, the Liberals have denied there is a problem with casualisation and precarious work. They have not done a single thing to address the growing incidence of insecure work.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST