The Abbott Government’s National Commission of Audit released its report on 1 May.
Here is what I said about it in a hastily written article for the Conversation:
There is much more that could be said and many more of the policy recommendations warrant thorough critique. However, hopefully the article touched a few of the fundamental flaws with the commission’s recommendations.
2 May – the Government announces it will lift the pension age to 70 by 2035 affecting everyone born after 1965, or now aged 49 and under.
A number of my articles have shown the inequalities that will be cemented from this policy.