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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP CANBERRA THURSDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2019

September 19, 2019

SUBJECTS: ABS Labour Force Figures.

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UNDEREMPLOYMENT REACHES RECORD HIGH

September 19, 2019

Today’s labour force figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) are a sombre reflection of the labour market.

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COALITION DELAY COSTING AUSSIE DRIVERS BIG BUCKS

September 18, 2019

The cost of the Coalition’s inaction on data sharing among mechanics is costing Australian drivers over a billion dollars a year.

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NATIONALS’ MOTION COULD UNDERMINE SCIENTIFIC PEER REVIEW

September 16, 2019

Labor is concerned by the motion passed at the Nationals’ Federal Council calling for a national science watchdog to oversee scientific papers.

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GOVERNMENT PRIORITISES MEDIA HEADLINE OVER HELPING UNEMPLOYED AUSTRALIANS FIND WORK

September 13, 2019

The Morrison Government has once again stooped to attacking job seekers, failing to develop a jobs plan for Australians looking for any work or more work.

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UNDER LIBERALS AUSSIE MANUFACTURERS CAN’T USE ‘AUSTRALIA MADE’

September 13, 2019

Australian manufacturers of vitamins and mineral supplements are having to remove the iconic ‘Australia Made’ logo from their products due to Government incompetence and inaction.

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