In case you missed it over the summer period ...

"Sunday penalty rates, banking regulation and the looming Trump presidency are some of the top order issues for business leaders heading into the new year."


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Mandate to keep penalty rates - the people have spoken

This article was written by United Voice National Secretary Jo-anne Schofield and appeared in The Daily Telegraph on 8th July, 2016 and published online here -


POST-ELECTION polling in marginal seats around Australia by ReachTel has shown the enormous impact weekend penalty rates has had in swinging seats to Labor.

While the AEC continues to count votes, the poll commissioned by United Voice found a majority of constituents in Longman, Forde, Herbert, Macarthur, Eden-Monaro, Bass, Dunkley, Solomon, Hindmarsh and Cowan felt strongly about the issue.

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Liberal Candidate Caught Hiding Plans

First published in the Mornington News – 7 June 2016 - 

Lib contender’s pay rates backdown

- Neil Walker

LIBERAL candidate for Dunkley Chris Crewther has distanced himself from previously held views on limiting penalty rates.

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