Morrison said Albanese’s comments caused a “chain reaction” that would lead to higher interest rates and higher living costs, “and if he doesn’t understand, it will tell you everything you need to know about what he doesn’t.” understands the Australian economy ”.
These comments seem to contrast with Morrison’s repeated comments on the independence of the Honest Labor Commission, the industrial judge who decides the country’s minimum wage, a topic that has now become a central component of the election.
Former Macquarie Dictionary editor Sue Butler, a connoisseur of Australian lexicon, said the term “free unit” is usually attributed to someone who was eccentric and unconventional, as well as to those who enjoyed going out on the town and “sculpting”.
“I think it’s the same as a relaxed gun, someone you can’t trust,” said Butler, now an independent lexicographer.
“Most people would use a ‘free unit’ with, I think, a tinge of admiration … its use as a derogatory term may be unusual.”
Labor spokesman Tony Burke told ABC this morning that support for Albanese’s minimum wage, which must be increased to meet inflation at 5.1 per cent, was “in line” with Labor’s policies, said a spokesman for the Labor opposition. Burke.
Burke told ABC’s RN Breakfast that Labor will soon say more about its position on wage growth, but will not rely on whether it will include an exact figure.
“We have made it clear that we cannot return the salary,” said the chief Labor. “We’ve been talking about it for a long time, and we’ve been talking about the same thing in public for a long time.”
He said that yesterday the Labor leader was asked about his support for wages in line with inflation, and so “Anthony gave a clear answer.”
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