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The Tasmanian senator has been angered by funding cuts to the community legal centres.
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For the Government, economic transition doesn't include the need to restructure our energy and transport systems to address Australia's contribution to climate change. In fact, the budget laid out no vision on how the government conceives of Australia's place in a carbon constrained world.
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A massive $71 billion in budget savings has been identified by Bill Shorten as the Labor leader carved out an alternative budget position ahead of the federal election to be called on the weekend. In...
Economists and die-hard politicos love Budget night, but for everyone else the swathes of articles, interviews and analyses that follow can be enough to make us wither. To help you dive in, we've roun...
I've seen the generosity of Australians first hand. So when I hear reports that Australians think we should cut foreign aid, I'm genuinely surprised. It contradicts what I've always known.
CANBERRA – The Coalition Government has not got all its savings measures from the previous two budgets through parliament, now new cuts flagged in Tuesday’s budget update faces an improbable ride to s...