Parliament must act on permanent JobSeeker increase to stop $300 per fortnight cut for millions next month

With Treasury figures today showing effective unemployment is set to rise to 13% by the end of the year, the Australian Council of Social Service is calling on the Government to put in place a permanent, adequate JobSeeker rate...
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Millions left to dread 2021 thanks to Government’s Christmas cut to income support

The Government’s latest cut to the Coronavirus Supplement, which passed the Parliament overnight, will make the festive season even harder for the almost 2 million people currently without paid work, as well as the more than one million children...
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