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The Albanese Government is being urged to support the Opposition’s proposal to allow seniors and veterans to earn more without reducing pension...

A manufacturing program supporting critical industries in Western Sydney is the latest item on the Albanese Government’s chopping block, with the new Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic confirming he is considering axeing the program.

Labor is already deserting Western Sydney, this time by axing a funding program for job-creating 5G technology projects.


Housing not a priority for Labor - Joint release with Kevin Andrews MP

“The Coalition has been increasingly concerned with Labor’s neglect of the housing industry and of key issues affecting Australian families, such as housing affordability and supply. Revelations in today’s Australian confirm just how out of touch and arrogant Labor has become, with confirmation that the government has not even contacted the Real Estate Institute of Australia since forming government” said Kevin Andrews.

Labor stalls on Indigenous employment

Joint statement:

The Rudd-Gillard Government’s extension of the Community Development Employment Project (CDEP) is yet another example of the indecision and inertia that has plagued the government’s approach to Indigenous affairs, said Senator Marise Payne, Shadow Minister for Indigenous Development and Employment and Senator Nigel Scullion, Shadow Minister for Indigenous Affairs.