Media Releases

Labor will abolish arbitrary public service staffing cap

August 09, 2018

A Shorten Labor Government will abolish the Liberals’ arbitrary Average Staffing Level (ASL) cap, strengthening capacity and capability within the Australian Public Service.

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Labor requests ANAO audit of NBN corporate plan

July 27, 2018

Federal Labor has written to the Auditor-General, requesting an independent assessment of key assumptions underpinning the medium and long-term financials of the NBN.

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S&P issues scathing assessment of Turnbul's multi-technology NBN mess

July 25, 2018

The Turnbull Government must today clarify its position on an NBN write-down, following a scathing assessment by Standard & Poor’s of the multi-technology mix.

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Turnbull's tax cuts favour millionaires and multinationals, not Mayo

July 05, 2018

About 61,000 workers in Mayo will be better off under Labor’s plan for bigger, better and fairer income tax cuts than they would be under the Liberals.

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Labor's Tax Refund For Working Australians better for regional Qld

July 03, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of workers across regional Queensland will be better off under Labor’s plan for bigger, better and fairer income tax cuts.

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Out-of-touch Liberals failing own Budget tests

July 02, 2018

In the two years since the last election Malcolm Turnbull, Scott Morrison and Mathias Cormann have added $44.6 billion to net debt and $111.5 billion to gross debt.

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