By Unions NSW Assistant Secretary Emma Maiden
Graeme is 54 years old. In the last 15 years, he has been made redundant five times, most recently via email and text message by Hutchison at Port Botany. His story is not uncommon: secure quality jobs in Australia are fast disappearing.Read more
A year ago, Tony Abbott was swept to power as Australia’s 28th Prime Minister with a 3.6% per cent swing, ending almost six years of Labor government.
The Coalition has a handy 35-seat majority in the House of Representatives, but with a hung Senate, it has found it far from smooth sailing in the Upper House.
Nevertheless, in 12 months Tony Abbott has left his stamp on the nation, for better or worse, Working Life reports.Read more