Alicia Payne's first speech: increase Newstart, don't demonise social security

Sally Whyte
Updated July 24 2019 - 7:51pm, first published 7:30pm

Alicia Payne has called on the government to increase Newstart as an urgent priority, in her first speech in the House of Representatives on Wednesday.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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