Labor gets its workplace changes through parliament in the nick of time | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Labor gets its workplace changes through parliament in the nick of time | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Labor gets its workplace changes through parliament in the nick of time | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Everything you need to know about Jobseeker and how your payment could increase  7NEWS Labor gets its workplace changes through in the nick of time after late-night Senate sitting  ABC News View Full coverage on Google News

Labor gets its workplace reform through in the nick of time after late-night Senate sitting

Labor gets its workplace reform through in the nick of time after late-night Senate sitting

Labor’s centrepiece industrial relations laws have passed the parliament, after many hours of late-night debate. It’s a political win for the government, which wanted the bill passed before the end of the year. And it’s a fairly substantial set of changes that the government insists will see more money in the pockets of many Australians. … Read more

Liberal Stuart Robert accused of helping lobbyists while on government backbench | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Liberal Stuart Robert accused of helping lobbyists while on government backbench | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Liberal Stuart Robert accused of helping lobbyists while on government backbench | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Senior Coalition MP Stuart Robert gave secret advice to lobbyists  Sydney Morning Herald Stuart Robert’s lobbying links to be investigated  The Australian Financial Review Liberal Stuart Robert accused of helping lobbyists while on government backbench  ABC News View Full coverage on Google … Read more

Jacob Rees-Mogg dismisses Parliament gender neutral toilet guidance as ‘woke idea from…

Jacob Rees-Mogg dismisses Parliament gender neutral toilet guidance as ‘woke idea from…

24 November 2022, 15:23 | Updated: 24 November 2022, 15:26 Jacob Rees-Mogg has hit out at the claims. Picture: Getty Jacob Rees-Mogg has hit out at “woke” plans to include a minimum quota for gender-neutral toilets in the revamped Houses of Parliament. The North East Somerset MP said the plans, part of a £13 billion … Read more

Jacqui Lambie flags ‘problems’ with Albanese government’s IR bill, slamming Labor’s rush in parliament

Jacqui Lambie flags ‘problems’ with Albanese government’s IR bill, slamming Labor’s rush in parliament

Tasmanian Senator Jacqui Lambie has called for the Albanese Government to “get off its rear” and split the controversial Industrial relations (IR) bill instead of rushing to pass it through the Senate in its current form. Labor has offered up amendments to the vehemently opposed multi-employer bargaining portion of the reform but refuses to delay … Read more

Doctors and senior nurses could get HELP debt paid off for working in remote Australia

Doctors and senior nurses could get HELP debt paid off for working in remote Australia

Medical students have welcomed a federal government plan to wipe doctors’ and senior nurses’ student debt if they go bush after graduating. Key points: Eligible workers who stay in the most remote parts of Australia for a certain length of time can get their student debt fully paid off The move has been welcomed by the … Read more

Labour set to benefit from London constituencies shake-up

Labour set to benefit from London constituencies shake-up

L abour is set to benefit from a constituencies shake-up in London, strengthening the party’s stronghold on the capital. Proposed boundary changes, due to come into force next year ahead of a likely 2024 election, mean the city would gain two brand new MPs – increasing London’s representation in Parliament from 73 seats to 75. … Read more

Life imprisonment for ‘stealthing’ as SA outlaws non-consensual removal of condom during sex

Life imprisonment for ‘stealthing’ as SA outlaws non-consensual removal of condom during sex

Non-consensually removing a condom during sex — an act known as “stealthing” — is set to be criminalised in South Australia, with those found guilty facing penalties of up to life imprisonment. Key points: Stealthing is removing a condom during sex without the other person’s consent A bill to criminalise the practice has passed the upper house … Read more

It’s Peter Sloly against the world

It’s Peter Sloly against the world

Former Ottawa police chief Peter Sloly appears for his second day of testimony at the Public Order Emergency Commission in Ottawa on Oct. 31.Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press The beleaguered former chief of the Ottawa Police Service, Peter Sloly, was the first person to testify before the Public Order Emergency Commission as a main character in … Read more

Coalition ramps up attack on Albanese over $275 power bill cut promise amid rising energy prices: Calls grow for an ‘apology’

Coalition ramps up attack on Albanese over 5 power bill cut promise amid rising energy prices: Calls grow for an ‘apology’

The Coalition has piled on the pressure on the Albanese government over its pre-election promise to cut the power bills of Australians by $275.   Labor has been under fire over the commitment amid Tuesday’s federal budget confirming energy prices will rise by an average of 20 per cent later this year and a further 30 … Read more