Labor launches superannuation plan to bridge gender pay gap – politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Women on maternity leave or in low-paid jobs to benefit under $400m proposal. Follow all the day’s events, live LIVE Updated Bill Shorten during question time on Tuesday. Labor has pledged a $400m super boost for women. Photograph: Mike Bowers for the Guardian Key Läs mer…

Push to raise Newstart allowance by $75 a week

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Welfare in Australia New report says increase would boost spending, create 10,000 jobs and lift wages The chief executive of Acoss, Cassandra Goldie, says the raise in Newstart ‘will benefit every single community in Australia’. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAP A proposal to increase Newstart allowance Läs mer…