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‘Undoing that good work’: Advocates are pointing to the damage that could be done if the government doesn’t extend JobSeeker

The federal government should permanently boost the JobSeeker payment despite promising new employment figures, says the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS). Fresh jobs data yesterday revealed the unemployment rate dropped 0.2% in December to 6.6%, but advocates say those promising numbers don’t tell the whole story. The JobSeeker Coronavirus […]
‘Undoing that good work’: Advocates are pointing to the damage that could be done if the government doesn’t extend JobSeeker