Coronavirus: $130b wage subsidy package passed to help millions of workers

Sally Whyte
By Sally Whyte
Updated April 8 2020 - 11:02am, first published 11:00am
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg speaks in Question Time on Wednesday. Picture: AAP

The government's historic $130 billion wage subsidy package passed the House of Representatives on Wednesday, as senators argued late into the night in fruitless attempts to amend the legislation to widen its scope.

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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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