In 2016, the Australian government began automating welfare back payments. What happened next was an absolute disaster.
The Department of Labor quietly issued guidance on Monday telling states that rooting out unemployment fraud is a “top priority.”
Hanson's collect-a-toad campaign would see people on welfare being paid 10 cents for every specimen.
Human Services are hiring 1, 000 extra phone operators, so you can be on hold for one hour instead of three.
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.
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.
Ignoring the backlash, the Government is pushing ahead with its scheme to test Newstart and Youth Allowance recipients.