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LABOR WILL CLEAN UP POLITICAL DONATIONS

May 24, 2016

A Shorten Labor Government will restore integrity to Australia’s political donation system by lowering the thresholds for disclosure and banning foreign and anonymous donations.  

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS ‘TO THE POINT’ SYDNEY

May 20, 2016

SUBJECT/S: David Feeney; Jobs Figures; Penalty rates; Worker Exploitation.

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WAGES HIT ROCK BOTTOM UNDER TURNBULL GOVERNMENT

May 19, 2016

For a Government campaigning on a plan for jobs and growth, today we see its economic plan in tatters with wages growth falling to its lowest level on record and in the opposite direction of their own heroic Budget forecasts.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT ABC CAPITAL HILL CANBERRA THURSDAY, 5 MAY 2016

May 05, 2016

SUBJECT/S: Youth Internships.

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THE LIBERALS DON’T GIVE A FEG ABOUT WORKERS

May 05, 2016

The unfair Turnbull Government Budget confirmed what Labor has been saying all along, the Liberals have locked in their cuts to the Fair Entitlements Guarantee (FEG) from the Abbott 2014/15 Budget.

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WORKERS IN GORTON HIT BY THE 2016 BUDGET

May 04, 2016

The vast majority of hard working members of our community will miss out on a tax cut in the 2016 Budget.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST