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LABOR’S AUSTRALIAN SKILLS GUARANTEE

October 08, 2020

An Albanese Labor Government will train thousands of workers by ensuring one in ten workers on major government projects are Australian Apprentices.

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HIRING SUBSIDY LEAVES ANOTHER 928,000 AUSTRALIANS BEHIND

October 07, 2020

There are 928,000 Australians who have been deliberately excluded from the Morrison Government’s new hiring subsidies in a move which will keep the unacceptably long jobless queues even longer.

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IT’S VITAL TO SAVE SMALL BUSINESS

October 06, 2020

Tonight’s Budget is a crucial marker for Australian small businesses.

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SCOTT MORRISON DOES NOTHING ON R&D

October 02, 2020

Reports today that the Morrison Government is considering an almighty backflip on its cuts to the Research and Development Tax Incentive actually means their big idea to support Australian industry is to merely maintain status quo.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY NEWS THURSDAY, 1 OCTOBER 2020

October 01, 2020

SUBJECTS: Manufacturing; IR reform.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW ABC NEWS THURSDAY, 1 OCTOBER 2020

October 01, 2020

SUBJECTS: Manufacturing; R&D incentive; Industrial Relations.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST