Opinion

Talk of aspiration is not borne out in federal budget papers

By John Hewson
Updated July 1 2021 - 4:36pm, first published October 8 2020 - 8:00am
ASSUMPTIONS: Treasurer Josh Frydenberg briefs the press on the 2020-21 federal budget. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg defined this week's budget in the following terms: "There is no economic recovery without a jobs recovery. There is no budget recovery without a jobs recovery. The budget is all about jobs."

Advertisement

Ad

Advertisement

Ad