Rachel's Newstart Speech

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Senator Siewert spoke to the Senate on Wednesday 9th May 2012 and discussed the 2012 Federal Budget and the ongoing challenges faced by people on Newstart Allowance.

Rachel delivered her speech wearing an outfit provided by 'Ready to Work' an organisation in WA helping long term unemployed people find work.

You can also read the transcript of Rachel's speech.

For more information, visit our Newstart Campaign.