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STATE BUDGET DIRT CHEAP ON SCHOOL CLEANING
After refusing to meet with cleaners and discuss the school cleaning crisis for the past year, Premier Dominic Perrottet and the New South Wales Liberal Government have failed to allocate additional funding to…
Qld Frontline Services Can’t Run Themselves
The United Workers Union says today’s increase in funding to the health sector while welcome fails to address issues impacting the delivery of quality community care. Fiona Scalon, United Workers Union National Ambulance Coordinator…
EARLY LEARNING FUNDING A WIN FOR WORKERS AND FAMILIES
United Workers Union members in early education welcome today’s announcement by the Victorian Government to invest in early education. The Andrews government has announced $9 billion over the next decade will deliver free kinder…
State Budget Opportunity for Health Care Reform
In this month’s state budget, United Workers Union is calling on the Queensland Government to increase funding to the health sector to urgently address issues impacting the delivery of quality community care. The failure…

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