In 2016, the Australian government began automating welfare back payments. What happened next was an absolute disaster.
Human Services are hiring 1, 000 extra phone operators, so you can be on hold for one hour instead of three.
"I've never met anybody who said they've picked up any skills on it."
Essentially, the program made participants work for $12 an hour.
New documents reveal the former Prime Minister wanted to ban all young people from welfare services back in 2014.
The government has abandoned its controversial plan after failing to impress the Senate.
Rent is skyrocketing and life is more expensive than ever—so why hasn't our national unemployment benefit increased since 1995?
Is it possible she doesn't know about passports and birth certificates?
In certain parts of Australia, data on drug usage is to be leveraged against the poor.
Experts say the Government's plan to drug test young people on Centrelink will be ineffective, and expensive.
The government's new unpaid internship scheme is the biggest thing to happen for Australian retailers since... penalty rate cuts.
Ignoring the backlash, the Government is pushing ahead with its scheme to test Newstart and Youth Allowance recipients.