Job re­forms

Townsville Bulletin - - National Snapshot -

EV­ERY long-term unem­ployed Aus­tralian would have half their wel­fare ben­e­fits quar­an­tined un­der re­forms be­ing pushed by Op­po­si­tion Leader Tony Ab­bott. He also says Work for the Dole should be com­pul­sory for all peo­ple un­der 50 and that un­em­ploy­ment pay­ments should be scrapped wher­ever there are too many un­filled, un­skilled jobs. Mr Ab­bott will make the call in an ad­dress to the Queens­land Cham­ber of Com­merce to­day.

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