Senate committee told Tasmanians are barely surviving on Newstart

By Matt Maloney
Updated July 1 2021 - 4:53pm, first published November 8 2019 - 5:30am
Newstart payments driving people into poverty

Social service and charity groups have told a Senate committee visiting Launceston on Friday of the extreme lengths Tasmanian Newstart recipients need to go through to survive day to day.



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