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Tag: Coronavirus supplement

JobSeeker cuts ‘not just’, says Brotherhood

A social justice organisation has issued a chilling warning to Hunter residents as federal government payments, established to assist struggling families during COVID-19, wind down. At the end of March, Australians could be...

A fair economic recovery for all needed: Conroy

Like his federal counterparts in the region, and most Australians, Shortland MP Pat Conroy concedes 2020 “was a year like no other”. And, even though the local member hopes the situation will improve...

Benefit cuts not a good start to new year: Conroy

Shortland MP Pat Conroy has warned the upcoming cut to the Coronavirus Supplement will impact his electorate’s most vulnerable residents. The Australian Government is scheduled to slash the $250 per fortnight payment to...
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