Saturday 3rd December 2016 - 6:50 am

The news: Saturday December 3

by Alan Thornhill

Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion rejects an ANU report describing

the government’s work for the dole scheme as ” a disaster .”ABC



The nation’s Treasurers have agreed to develop a new way to encourage investment in affordable rental and

community housing, but the Commonwealth is still resisting calls to change tax concessions. ABC


A dramatic raid by more than 75 border force and federal agents has left two leading suppliers of produce to major Australian supermarkets facing allegations of employing illegal migrant workers. SMH

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