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GOVERNMENT FAILING AUSTRALIAN CAR DEALERS

June 02, 2020

We have long been calling for the Morrison Government to level the playing field between automotive dealers and multinational car manufacturers, and while the new regulations are welcomed, we maintain some serious concerns.

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MAJOR MISCALCULATION HURTING SMALL BUSINESS

May 29, 2020

Reports reveal the Morrison Government’s small business loan scheme is considerably underperforming.

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BUSHFIRE RESEARCH CUT AS NEXT SEASON LOOMS

May 28, 2020

Australia’s leading bushfire research centre has been forced to wind down its research projects, despite the next bushfire season looming, because the Morrison Government has failed to guarantee future funding.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP MELBOURNE THURSDAY, 28 MAY 2020

May 28, 2020

SUBJECTS: JobKeeper.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW RN DRIVE WEDNESDAY, 27 MAY 2020

May 27, 2020

SUBJECTS: Industrial relations reform.

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5.6 MILLION PEOPLE WORKING FEWER HOURS IN APRIL

May 21, 2020

New Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) data today provides a detailed breakdown of the challenges facing the Australian labour market.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST