The Andrews Labor Government and Minister for Local Government, Natalie Hutchins have acted on their commitment to introduce a fair rates capping system, appointing the Essential Services Commission (ESC) to provide advice on the framework.
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Hundreds of thousands of Victorian workers set to suffer if the Abbott Government changes penalty rates.
Minister for Local Government, Natalie Hutchins, said the Labor Government would adopt all three of the Ombudsman’s recommendations on complaint handling for local councils.
Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins has reaffirmed the Andrews Labor Government's commitment to achieving reconciliation and addressing the ongoing disparities faced by Aboriginal people across the state at the Koorie Night Market, held on the seventh anniversary of Prime Minister Rudd’s Apology to Australia's Indigenous Peoples.
Morwell’s Orana Gunyah Refuge, which helps people avoid homelessness, is facing significant cuts by Abbott Government.
The Abbott Government’s planned assault on the minimum wage will leave one in six Victorian workers worse off.