Budget 2021

Albanese pledges $10 billion housing rescue plan in Labor's budget reply

Karen Barlow
Updated May 14 2021 - 9:01am, first published May 13 2021 - 7:30pm
Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong
Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Federal Labor Leader Anthony Albanese has pledged to build 30,000 homes for people in need and create 21,500 jobs over five years in a new $10 billion social and affordable housing rescue plan.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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