Some workers will be better off on Jobseeker than the new rate of JobKeeper, but changes to the schemes mean workers can...

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22nd July 2020 7:07 AM

The PM says there will be a major review of the dole schemes after reports some recipients are choosing to take inflated...

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29th June 2020 1:06 PM

This devastating statistic will have dire consequences for more than 1.6 million Aussies if the PM’s JobSeeker “snapback”...

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24th June 2020 4:06 PM

The official unemployment rate is currently at 7.1 per cent. But the huge number of Australians now without a job expose a...

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19th June 2020 3:06 PM

Tony Abbott has suggested maintaining the doubled rate of the JobSeeker unemployment benefit after the coronavirus pandemic...

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24th April 2020 11:04 AM

PARENTS, students, pensioners and jobseekers will be impacted by a new plan from the Morrison Government to claw back more...

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28th Jan. 2020 5:01 AM

Social Services Minister Anne Ruston distances herself from comments suggesting raising Newstart will do nothing but give...

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02nd Oct. 2019 1:10 PM

A FULL-time activist protesting a housing estate near Ipswich has been booted off her dole payment, as MPs demand tougher...

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02nd Oct. 2019 5:10 AM

The Coalition is not only reviving its controversial plan to drug-test dole recipients, it is adding new drugs to the hit...

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06th Sept. 2019 8:09 AM

THE Federal Government has reignited the “dole bludger” stereotype amid a social media backlash that revealed how easy it...

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31st July 2019 3:07 PM