Noel Pearson writes to Tasmanian party leaders after lower house backs job guarantee

Adam Holmes
By Adam Holmes
Updated September 24 2020 - 5:34am, first published 5:30am
Aboriginal leader Noel Pearson has become one of Australia's most prominent advocates for a job guarantee, in which the government acts as an employer of last resort. Picture: supplied

Aboriginal leader and campaigner for a federal job guarantee Noel Pearson has written to Tasmania's party leaders and speaker Sue Hickey offering to brief them on the full employment proposal after it received in-principle support in the lower house on Wednesday.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010