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Brendan O’Connor

Shadow Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, Federal Member for Gorton

Brendan O'Connor is the Shadow Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, Federal Member for Gorton
Australia's Fair Work Standards Don't Check

Australia's Fair Work Standards Don't Check Out

Rampant wage rip-offs don't only leave workers less in their pockets (and less to spend), it also drives down the pay and conditions across the workforce. It doesn't just deny people a fair day's pay for a fair day's work, it undercuts the millions of employers who are doing the right thing.
02/02/2016 5:10 AM AEDT
And They're Off In The Penalty Rates

And They're Off In The Penalty Rates Stakes...

The Prime Minster has his blinkers on if he thinks his contributions about penalty rates isn't placing enormous pressure on the Fair Work Commission to find against the interests of hard-working employees. He is using the high office of Prime Minister to crack the whip on the Commission.
03/11/2015 6:13 AM AEDT