Unhappy new year for more than 1 million Aussies on JobSeeker as COVID assistance winds back – ABC News

A woman looks at the camera with a stern look

Key points: The coronavirus supplement, paid to more than a million Australians, will be reduced from $125 to $75 per week from January 1 When the payment was $275 in September, it pushed recipients above the poverty line The Government has rejected calls to increase unemployment benefits, and says it is focused on jobs creation

Unhappy new year for more than 1 million Aussies on JobSeeker as COVID assistance winds back – ABC News

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