Media Releases

Company tax cut to cost $4 billion in extra interest

March 19, 2017

When the Turnbull Government borrows $50 billion to give to big business, it will cost Australians around $4 billion in extra interest charges, new calculations reveal.

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Federal Labor calls for end to M1 funding impasse

March 16, 2017

For years now, the people of Logan have been forced to sit for hours in M1 congestion just because the Abbott-Turnbull Liberal Government couldn’t care less about them.

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New figures show need for Coalition to ditch tax cut

February 07, 2017

The Turnbull Government needs to ditch its $50 billion big business tax cut instead of relying on zombie measures to prop up its shaky projected surplus in 2020-21.

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Labor releases discussion paper on Better Budgeting

February 02, 2017

Today I’m releasing a discussion paper which seeks input from experts on ways to improve how the Commonwealth Budget is put together and presented to Australians.

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Appointment of new Finance Secretary

December 22, 2016

Labor congratulates Rosemary Huxtable PSM on her appointment as the new Secretary of the Department of Finance.

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Liberal negative gearing split widens

December 22, 2016

The Turnbull Government is finishing the year as it started, hopelessly divided on key policies like negative gearing.

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