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Increase Newstart to $400 week: Labor MP

Increase Newstart to $400 week: Labor MP

Newstart should be increased by more than $100 to prevent poverty.

No plans to increase Newstart: Morrison

No plans to increase Newstart: Morrison

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has no plans to increase Newstart

'No votes in it': Young people sleeping on mean streets

Premium Content 'No votes in it': Young people sleeping on mean streets

Homeless youth living below poverty line not a political vote-winner

‘No matter what I do, I can’t get ahead’

‘No matter what I do, I can’t get ahead’

This is what life is like on Newstart

‘Don’t know’: Question that stumped MP

‘Don’t know’: Question that stumped MP

Influential Liberal Arthur Sinodinos found himself stumped

Big flaw with your $125 payment

Big flaw with your $125 payment

Those doing it tough are excluded from the payment

Welfare payment ‘grossly inadequate’

Welfare payment ‘grossly inadequate’

“All we want is a fair go"

Push to raise Newstart allowance by $75 a week

Premium Content Push to raise Newstart allowance by $75 a week

Report finds region Australia would benefit most from payment boost

Parliament passes cashless card trial for Hinkler

Premium Content Parliament passes cashless card trial for Hinkler

Parliament passes Bill to extend the Cashless Debit Card to Hinkler

Centrelink told this man to look for a job

Centrelink told this man to look for a job

Single father with cancer told to get a job

Shorten drilled on 7.30

ABC's Leigh Sales had some tough questions after opposition leader delivered budget...

Question Shorten couldn’t answer

Question Shorten couldn’t answer

OPPOSITION Leader Bill Shorten was skewered by Leigh Sales on his first big...

We have country's biggest welfare bill (but it's not so bad)

We have country's biggest welfare bill (but it's not so bad)

Our welfare payments outstrip income tax

Finding love increases rent for Mackay couple

Finding love increases rent for Mackay couple

Mackay couple left wondering if they might have been better off not getting...

Christensen reveals more on plan to cut dole payments

Christensen reveals more on plan to cut dole payments

Exemptions likely mean most people on the dole will not be affected

Rental snapshot shows grim news for low income earners

Rental snapshot shows grim news for low income earners

Rental snapshot shows grim news for low income earners

Is it time to force over-55s to look for work?

Is it time to force over-55s to look for work?

Over 55s could be forced to hunt for work or risk losing benefits

Unpaid carers call for better deal

Unpaid carers call for better deal

Many unpaid carers still not covered by DisabilityCare Australia

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