Bass Liberal MHR Bridget Archer doesn't want JobSeeker rate to end conversation about unemployment

Jackson Worthington
Adam Holmes
Updated February 23 2021 - 9:10pm, first published 6:10pm
Bass Liberal MHR Bridget Archer has long advocated for reform to Australia's unemployment system, but says the JobSeeker rate announcement was a "step in the right direction".
Bass Liberal MHR Bridget Archer has long advocated for reform to Australia's unemployment system, but says the JobSeeker rate announcement was a "step in the right direction".

Bass Liberal MHR Bridget Archer hopes the announcement of a permanent JobSeeker rate does not end the conversation about Australia's unemployment system as she continues to call for greater reform.

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Jackson Worthington

General news reporter with a special interest in social justice, the economy and family violence. Jackson.Worthington@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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

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