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GOVERNMENT ATTACKS UNEMPLOYED TO DISTRACT FROM INTERNAL DIVISION

July 31, 2019

The Government’s attack on job seekers is a blatant attempt to distract from the division within the Government over raising the rate of Newstart.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-TELEVISION INTERVIEW- 7 NEWS- WEDNESDAY, 31 JULY 2019

July 31, 2019

SUBJECTS: Newstart; Michaelia Cash uses job seekers as a political football.

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GOVERNMENT FAILING TO SAFELY MANAGE NUCLEAR RADIATION

July 30, 2019

Reports today expose the government’s failure to ensure the safe management of radiation, with close to 600 incidents of nuclear radiation exposure occurring in Australia in 2017, as recorded by the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency.

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SKY IS THE LIMIT IF WE INVEST IN OUR FUTURE

July 19, 2019

It’s hard to believe it was 50 years this week that I watched, cross-legged in a classroom, Neil Armstrong drop from that last rung of the ladder.

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TODAY’S BMF MUST LEAD TO LEADERSHIP AND OUTCOMES

July 18, 2019

The Building Minister’s Forum today must result in federal leadership and a national plan to address the economic and public safety crisis affecting the building and construction industry.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP SYDNEY THURSDAY, 18 JULY 2019

July 18, 2019

SUBJECT/S: ABS Labour Force Figures; Public safety crisis in the building and construction industry; Minister Cash’s missing tweets; Newstart; Superannuation; George Calombaris

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST