Community Support Renews Pressure on Major Parties to Raise Newstart

'Results from an Essential Poll released on Tuesday revealed that 68 per cent of people backed an increase to Newstart, which has not increased in real terms in 24 years.

The poll also found that 70 per cent of people totally agreed that “a fair government would raise the rate of Newstart, Youth Allowance and related payments to ensure everybody has enough to live on while they look for paid work”.'

Luke Michael reports at Pro Bono News 

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