Work for the Dole Overhaul?
this is an election year and with the new year comes Labor’s promise to overhaul the dole and welfare program if it wins the election! Our current model $7 billion Job active system has had many critics including many MPs, academics and organisations such as the Council of Small Business of Australia. Can we expect meaningful change to these programs? Joining us to discuss the issue was Owen Bennett, President of the Australian Unemployed Workers Union.