Cutting jobs in the public sector

Job cuts in the public sector have been one the items on the federal and state government’s list as they attempt to reduce their expenditures.

Around 40,000 jobs have been gone in the past 12 months, which is having a big impact on workplaces.

The job cuts are also putting more pressure on Centrelink. Callers are also becoming more aggressive to Centrelink workers.

Angus Randall spoke with Nadine Flood, the National Secretary of the Commonwealth Public Sector Union.


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Producer: Bill Walter

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