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CASH FAILS YOUNG JOB SEEKERS - DESPITE TRYING TO HIDE THE EVIDENCE

October 22, 2019

Minister Michaelia Cash’s cover-up of any scrutiny for the Government’s broken youth internship program continues.

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RBA WARNS 7% SLUMP IN DWELLING INVESTMENT

October 18, 2019

The latest Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) forecasts for the building and construction industry make for sober reading, warning of a 7 per cent drop in dwelling investment, which will have an impact on GDP growth.

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MINISTER CONFIRMS: GOVERNMENT HAS NO PLAN TO ADDRESS YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT

October 17, 2019

Today’s labour force figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics confirm the youth unemployment rate remains more than double the national unemployment rate.

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NEARLY 80,000 MORE AUSTRALIANS LOOKING FOR WORK OR MORE WORK THAN A YEAR AGO

October 17, 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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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP CANBERRA THURSDAY, 17 OCTOBER 2019

October 17, 2019

SUBJECTS: ABS Labour Force Figures; Indonesian FTA.

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LABOR SECURES INNOVATION SYSTEM WIN FOR SMALL BUSINESS

October 16, 2019

Federal Labor welcomes Government and crossbench support for our amendments to the Intellectual Property bill debated by the Senate today.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST