Media Releases

Wayne Swan

February 09, 2018

It has been an extraordinary honour to serve alongside Wayne Swan, to have worked for him, and to know him as a mate and a mentor.

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Business more worried about demand and skills than tax

January 24, 2018

A new survey of 269 Australian CEOs has undermined the Liberals’ attempts to justify their $65 billion handout to multinationals.

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Earth to Morrison: You're jacking up income taxes for middle Australia

January 23, 2018

The Liberals have legislation currently in the Parliament that would see a $44 billion increase in income tax for seven million low- and middle-income earners.

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Tax cut economics don't stack up

January 22, 2018

Malcom Turnbull’s tax cuts for multinationals will deliver nowhere near enough bang for 65 billion bucks, and will jeopardise Budget repair and investments in the productive capacity of our economy.

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New figures catch Cormann wasting billions on consultants

December 29, 2017

Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has been caught out wasting billions of dollars on expensive management, business and consultancy services at the same time as he lectures middle Australia about the need to rein in spending on health care, pensions and higher education.

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SloMo's MYEFO fail: Big business benefits while low and middle income earners pay more

December 18, 2017

Malcolm Turnbull and Scott Morrison have failed the test to stand-up for low and middle income earners at MYEFO and instead the focus today is on the Turnbull Cabinet talking about its own jobs.

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