Labor's budget — work until you drop

Matthews, Graham
May 2009
Green Left Weekly;5/20/2009, Issue 795, p11
The article focuses on the Australian Labor government's second budget passed by federal treasurer Wayne Swan, which reveals 32 dollars rise on worker pensions and rise for its age eligibility. It states that issues rose to the budget as it cover less finances to unemployment and does not properly fund Technical and Further Education (TAFE) training places for young Australians. Meanwhile, it says that military got the benefit of the budget as it receives 25.1 billion dollar financial increase.


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