The Federal Budget’s hits and misses
Finance Minister Matthias Cormann joins Gareth Parker to explain the Government’s budget decisions.
Minister Cormann says by bringing forward income tax cuts Australians will be more inclined to spend and stimulate the economy.
You can also hear Shadow Treasurer Jim Chalmer’s interview with Gareth. Minister Chalmers explained what he believes were the biggest missed opportunities.
Mr Chalmers says 928,000 Australians who are unemployed aren’t eligible for the hiring subsidy outlined in the Budget.
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