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Economy

Eden Monaro Election Result

Labor and the Greens had a huge swing against them.

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Economy

Labor Pushes For Foreign Companies To Receive Jobkeeper

Labor Pushes For Foreign Companies To Receive Jobkeeper.

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Economy

Labor Calling For Migration Increase

Labor is Calling For Migration Increase to help the economy.

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Economy Recession

Melbourne’s $200k Labourers

#Melbourne #Infrastructure #HeiseSays Melbourne’s West Gate project is paying labourers exorbitant wages. I guess Andrew’s government needs to take care of their supporters? References https://www.infrastructureaustralia.gov.au/search-priority-list-map http://westgatetunnelproject.vic.gov.au/about/latest-updates/supporting-the-west-with-funding-for-community-led-ideas Labourers working on Victoria’s West Gate Tunnel raking in $110,000 for 36-hour weeks https://www.couriermail.com.au/lifestyle/labourers-working-on-victorias-west-gate-tunnel-raking-in-110000-for-36hour-weeks/news-story/4c0741984126a2343203f91e48ac23c0?fbclid=IwAR2hlXBDpSC2KUr9eH9qz-DDn8kb6e6j4Qx8iSh9sij7IN3fIrNHvCrWtQU

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Political Commentary

Victoria Destroys The Solar Industry

#ALP #SolarPanels #Rebates The Victorian Labor Parties is destroying the states solar panel industry by creating the expectation of a low price in the market. How can politicians propose policies like this without economic modelling to ensure they are not going to destroy entire industries? Will the public learn? References Solar installers say rebate casts […]

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ALP (Party) AUSPol Construction

Licencing for Developers

#AusPOL #Development #Construction The ACT Labor Labor Conference has called for the introduction of a licencing scheme for developers. While I appreciate the objecting of providing greater protection for consumers I’m concerned this proposal won’t address the systematic issues in the construction industry. I am also worried that it will act as gatekeeping and restrict […]