Reports have revealed the Turnbull Government is considering a $400 million a year cut to Australian aid in the Budget.
These reports come as the Government is looking to fund a $65 billion dollar corporate tax cut, but taking from the world’s poorest to give to Australia’s richest would be unconscionable. It would be like Robin Hood in reverse.
Your new Member of Parliament, Ged Kearney, committed to her electorate to fight these cuts by calling for an increase to Australian Aid during her maiden speech. We’re sure it’s a busy time for Ged, so let’s send her a friendly reminder to make sure she doesn’t forget.