PENSIONERS LOSE BIG IN TURNBULL’S BIG BUSINESS BUDGET

May 09, 2018 12:11 PM

Australia’s pensioners are some of the biggest losers from Malcolm Turnbull’s big business Budget.

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LABOR DEMANDS TURNBULL REVERSE HIS SNEAK ATTACK ON HARD WORKING MIGRANT FAMILIES

May 09, 2018 10:14 AM

Labor has today called on the Turnbull Government to reverse its unfair changes to Assurance of Support requirements.

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EVERY BUDGET CUT THE LIBS HAVE TRIED TO MAKE TO OLDER AUSTRALIANS

May 08, 2018 1:11 PM

Malcolm Turnbull and Scott Morrison are responsible for massive cuts to older Australians, including to aged care. The Liberals have cut more than $2 billion from residential aged care and...

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INCREASING THE PENSION AGE TO 70 WILL PUSH PEOPLE ONTO NEWSTART

May 04, 2018 8:20 AM

Secret data shows that about half of people affected by Malcolm Turnbull’s planned increase to the pension age to 70 will be forced onto other income support payments including Newstart...

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JUST FIVE DAYS LEFT TO KILL THE ZOMBIES

May 02, 2018 8:54 AM

With just five days until his make-or-break Budget, Malcolm Turnbull is running out of time to drop his unfair cuts to pensioners and vulnerable Australians once and for all.

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LABOR WILL AXE THE “TAMPON TAX”

April 30, 2018 10:42 AM

A Shorten Labor Government will end Australia’s unfair and discriminatory “tampon tax”, partnering with the states and territories to remove the GST on women’s sanitary products.  

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CORMANN BACKS LABOR’S CALLS TO REMOVE ZOMBIE CUTS

April 27, 2018 11:01 AM

Mathias Cormann has just admitted that his failure to take cuts out of the Budget that are unlikely to pass the Parliament makes no sense.

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TURNBULL GOVERNMENT’S SHAMEFUL RECORD OF USING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY TO JUSTIFY UNFAIR CUTS

April 26, 2018 3:05 PM

For years, the Turnbull Government has used people with disability as a human shield to justify their harsh and unfair cuts to pensioners, families, education and lower income Australians.

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MEDICARE LEVY BACK DOWN

April 26, 2018 12:27 PM

The Turnbull Government’s extraordinary back down on its proposed Medicare Levy increase is a massive humiliation for the Prime Minister and a win for working and middle-class Australians.   

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10 WEEKS UNTIL REDRESS DEADLINE

April 23, 2018 11:35 AM

The proposed redress scheme for survivors of institutional child sexual abuse is meant to start in just ten weeks, however the majority of states and institutions have not yet signed...

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