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Penalty Rates Slashed

July 01, 2017

If you are one of almost half a million Australians working in the nation's hotels, restaurants, cafes, bars and shops, you just lost out again.

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Gonski 2.0 Passes, Needy Schools Miss Out

June 27, 2017

The Federal Government's proposed needs-based system will benefit some schools more than others.

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Turnbull Government Floats Harsh New Citizenship Requirements

June 21, 2017

Tony Burke, the Opposition spokesman for citizenship and multicultural Australia, claims the new language test proposed by the Government would demand the same level of English proficiency that is required for university admission — a standard too stringent for some new migrants.

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University Fee Hikes: Students to Pay More, Forced to Pay Back Sooner

May 03, 2017

If you're a uni student, want to be one, or have already graduated, some changes may be on the way for the worse.

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Turnbull Government's Failure to Deliver on the NBN

December 31, 2016

Before the last election, then-shadow communications minister Malcolm Turnbull said all premises would have access to the NBN by the end of 2016 at a cost of $29.5 billion.

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