Federal Member for Jagajaga, Shadow Minister for Families and Social Services
Jenny Macklin is the Federal Member for Jagajaga and the Shadow Minister for Families and Social Services.
People with disability are often treated as "unreliable witnesses" and perpetrators are not charged.
Across Australia, people are feeling squeezed by stagnant wages and insecure work.
31/01/2017 7:01 AM AEDT
If the Turnbull Government was serious about improving the lives of vulnerable Australians they would invest in Gonski, they would invest in Medicare, they would invest in our higher education system.
23/09/2016 2:51 PM AEST
For The First Time In History We Can't Be Confident That The Next Generation Will Be Better Off Than We Are
The old myth that inequality is the price you pay for economic growth has been shattered. For economic growth to be both strong and sustainable, it must also be inclusive. Our economy needs to include more people and benefit more people.
21/04/2016 6:00 AM AEST