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UNDEREMPLOYMENT HITS RECORD HIGH

September 15, 2016

The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) figures released today shows Malcolm Turnbull marks one year in office presiding over a fall in the number of jobs.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP  CANBERRA

September 15, 2016

SUBJECT/S: Labour Force Figures.

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ONE YEAR OF TURNBULL: MALCOLM FAILS TO PROTECT WORKERS 

September 13, 2016

Malcolm Turnbull’s first 12 months as Prime Minister have been underwhelming for Australian workers and employers alike.

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

September 13, 2016

SUBJECT/S: Omnibus Bill; Marriage Equality.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT TV INTERVIEW SKY NEWS KARVELAS

September 12, 2016

SUBJECT/S: CFA; ABCC; Penalty Rates; Omnibus Bill.

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WILL MALCOLM USE THE GIFT OF TIME TO STOP ATTACK ON PENALTY RATES?

September 09, 2016

Reports in today’s Australian that the Fair Work Commission will delay its decision on penalty rates until at least December is another chance for Malcolm Turnbull to change his position and join with Labor in making a submission arguing that penalty rates should not be cut.

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