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MEDIA RELEASE: Election coming but Turnbull Government refuses to come clean on penalty rates

Mar 21, 2016News

21 March, 2016: The Federal Opposition’s submission to the Fair Work Commission […] Read More »

Preserve penalty rates to protect Victorian workers: state government

Mar 13, 2016News

13 March 2016, The Age: Penalty rates should be preserved to protect […] Read More »

MEDIA RELEASE: Government’s Productivity Commission attacks low paid workers

Jan 20, 2016News

21 Dec 2015: Hundreds of thousands of workers and their families will struggle […] Read More »

Sunday penalty rates in the firing line

Dec 21, 2015News

21 Dec, The New Daily: Unions slam the Turnbull government for refusing […] Read More »

Myths about penalty rates and those who rely on them

Nov 16, 2015News

16 Nov, The Conversation: In the current review of Modern Awards before the […] Read More »

Penalty rates rollback could swing federal election

Aug 8, 2015News

8 Aug, 2015, Sydney Morning Herald: An unlikely army of young shift-workers […] Read More »