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TURNBULL SHOWS TRUE COLOURS ON PUBLIC SERVICE BARGAINING

April 29, 2016

Labor is concerned by reports that Department of Defence workers were misled ahead of a crucial vote on the latest Defence Enterprise Collective Agreement.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP BURNIE  

April 26, 2016

SUBJECT/S: Jobs; Aprrenticeships

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LIBERALS’ $1 BILLION IN CUTS TO APPRENTICES = 200 FEWER APPRENTICES IN BRADDON

April 26, 2016

Shadow Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations Brendan O’Connor and Labor Candidate for Braddon Justine Keay today met with Burnie resident Brett Thorpe to discuss the lack of opportunities for apprenticeships in Braddon.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT LAUNCESTON DOORSTOP

April 26, 2016

SUBJECT/S: Penalty Rates; CSIRO; Unemployment.

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AUSTRALIAN PUBLIC SERVICE BARGAINING

April 22, 2016

The way the Abbott-Turnbull Government has treated its own workforce is unacceptable.

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LET’S MAKE THIS CLEAR – ONLY THE GOVERNMENT WANTS TO SLASH PENALTY RATES

April 21, 2016

The difference between the Liberals and Labor when it comes to penalty rates couldn’t be more stark – the Abbott-Turnbull Government wants to slash them, while Labor will do everything in its power to protect them for working Australians.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST