Media Releases

PBO report reveals middle Australia hit hardest under Liberals

September 06, 2018

Fresh analysis today from the independent Parliamentary Budget Office has revealed low and middle-income income earners will suffer the fastest-growing tax burden under the Liberals and their unfair policies.

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Liberals aren't managing economy in middle Australia's interests

September 05, 2018

The defining feature of today’s National Accounts is that company profits are growing more than five times faster than Australians' wages.

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Reef funding exposed as Liberals' dodgy accounting trick

September 03, 2018

The Liberals’ new Prime Minister, their new Treasurer and their much-diminished Finance Minister have more very serious questions to answer after damaging revelations today that they went against departmental advice when they handed a $443.4 million taxpayer-funded grant to the Great Barrier Reef Foundation.

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The NBN cannot survive another three years under the Liberals

August 31, 2018

The Liberals’ second-rate NBN is on life support, with today’s $2 billion NBN cost blowout nothing short of a disaster.

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Cormann doesn't deserve Finance portfolio back

August 26, 2018

Scott Morrison should not reward his partner in crime Mathias Cormann for his years of Budget mismanagement and wasteful spending by returning him to the Finance portfolio.

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Dutton's department backs Labor's public service staffing policy

August 17, 2018

Peter Dutton’s Home Affairs Department has thrown its support behind Labor’s plan to abolish the Liberals’ arbitrary public service staffing cap while sticking to an overall spending cap.

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