There’s no doubt about it, times are tough. Profits are up but wages aren’’t keeping up with living costs. Fair? No.
That’s why we need to ensure the Close the Loopholes Legislation goes through Federal Parliament – to tighten up the loopholes that employers use to keep wages and conditions low for workers.
In great news last week the legislation passed the House of Representatives. But the real battle is in the Senate. Big business is throwing a whole lot of power and influence (and money from its massive profits) behind trying to stop this Bill. Unions members across the country are talking to their local Senators, asking them to pass this important legislation.
Help us to get it through the Senate and make it law: Click here to send your cross bench Senator a Christmas Card. In Tasmania – that’s Jacqui Lambie and Tammy Tyrrell.