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TURNBULL TARGETS PENSIONERS AND FAMILIES WITH MORE CUTS

June 21, 2017 4:04 PM

Around 2,400 migrants each year could be forced to wait 15 years for the Age Pension under nasty cuts introduced into the Parliament today by the Turnbull Government. 

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PROTECTING VULNERABLE AUSTRALIANS

June 20, 2017 2:52 PM

Labor will move to disallow the removal of Impairment Table 6 from the eligibility for Disability Support Pension (DSP).

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NDIS ‘ON TRACK’ BUT PORTER MUST GET ROLLOUT RIGHT

June 14, 2017 12:19 PM

Labor welcomes the release of the Productivity Commission’s position paper on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).  

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DOORSTOP - PARLIAMENT HOUSE - 29 MAY 2017

May 29, 2017 9:25 AM

SUBJECT/S: National Disability Insurance Scheme 

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PRESS CONFERENCE - ROYAL COMMISSION INTO VIOLENCE AND ABUSE AGAINST PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY

May 26, 2017 5:17 PM

SUBJECT/S: Royal Commission into violence and abuse against people with disability; Uluru dialogue; Adani; Medicare; CFA; Labor Party; Margaret Court.

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Doorstop Heidelberg Paid Parental Leave

November 21, 2016 10:50 AM

SUBJECT/S: Malcolm Turnbull’s latest cuts to paid parental leave, 457 visas, possible resettlement deal with Malaysia.  

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WHY WE NEED A ROYAL COMMISSION INTO VIOLENCE AND ABUSE OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY

May 31, 2017 6:42 AM

OPINION PIECE 

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STATEMENT ON ANTHONY FOSTER

May 29, 2017 5:11 PM

Survivors of child sexual abuse lost one their greatest advocates last Friday, with the death of Anthony Foster

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LABOR’S LINE IN THE SAND: IT’S TIME FOR GOVERNMENT AND CHARITIES TO WORK TOGETHER AGAIN

June 21, 2016 2:58 PM

OPINION PIECE -

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