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MORE JOBS SLASHED AT CSIRO

June 24, 2020

It is deeply concerning to read reports the CSIRO will proceed to sack 40 jobs including scientists, engineers and researchers.

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MINIMUM WAGE CASE

June 19, 2020

Labor welcomes the Fair Work Commission's decision to lift the minimum wage by $13 a week.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW RN BREAKFAST FRIDAY 19 JUNE 2020

June 19, 2020

SUBJECTS: Higher Education; JobKeeper; Victorian Labor.

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835,000 AUSTRALIANS LEFT BEHIND IN THIS RECESSION

June 18, 2020

New Australian Bureau of Statistics labour force data today has revealed the horrific impact of the recession on hundreds of thousands of Australian workers with 835,000 jobs lost since the worst of the virus hit.

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WOMEN FALLING FURTHER BEHIND UNDER MORRISON GOVERNMENT

June 18, 2020

Today’s unemployment figures from the ABS confirm Australian women are falling behind on every measure of employment under the Morrison Government.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW PARLIAMENT HOUSE, CANBERRA THURSDAY, 18 JUNE 2020

June 18, 2020

SUBJECTS: ABS Labour Force Figures; JobKeeper and JobSeeker; Victorian Labor.

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