E&OE TRANSCRIPT- RADIO INTERVIEW-ABC CAPRICORNIA - BREAKFAST WITH JACQUIE MACKAY

SUBJECT/S: Labour hire; Wage growth, Unemployment figures.

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UNEMPLOYMENT AT 5.5% AND UNDEREMPLOYMENT REMAINS PERSISTANT CONCERN

The latest labour force figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) show no movement in the 5.5% unemployment rate, and highlight the persistent challenges of underemployment and low wages growth under Turnbull and his Liberals.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-DOORSTOP-MACKAY 

SUBJECTS: Insecure Work; George Christensen; Penalty Rates.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-RADIO INTERVIEW-ABC FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND-DRIVE WITH ADAM STEPHEN

SUBJECT/S: Youth unemployment; Labour hire; Insecure work; Labour hire website launch; Cairns Town Hall Meeting.

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LABOR LAUNCHES WEBSITE IN CAIRNS TO STOP UNFAIR LABOUR HIRE PRACTICES

The Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten, Shadow Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations Brendan O'Connor and the Labor Candidate for Leichardt Elida Faith will be in Cairns today to talk to workers, unions and employers about stopping unfair labour hire practices and the growing instance of insecure work. 

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WORKCHOICES CONTINUES UNDER TURNBULL GOVERNMENT

Reports today highlight the continued use of exploitative zombie WorkChoices agreements under the Turnbull Government, ten years after WorkChoices was abolished. 

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-TELEVISION INTERVIEW- SKY NEWS PM AGENDA

SUBJECTS: Manufacturing; Airport Rail Link; Energy Costs; Fair Work Act.

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TIME FOR GOVERNMENT TO ACT ON INTEGRITY COMMISSION

The release today of the Blueprint for a National Integrity Commission is a wake-up call for the government, which continues to drag its feet on this important issue.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT-TELEVISION INTERVIEW-SKY NEWS AM AGENDA

SUBJECTS: Superannuation; Penalty Rates; Low Wages Growth; National Energy Guarantee.

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PAID AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LEAVE SHOULD BE A PRIORITY

A workplace response to domestic and family violence should be a priority for Malcolm Turnbull and his Liberals, not an afterthought.

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