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Jenny Macklin

Jenny Macklin
Jenny Macklin is the Federal Shadow Minister for Families and Payments and Shadow Minister for Disability Reform She was formerly the Federal Minister for Families, Communities Services and Indigenous Affairs and Minister for Disability Reform.

Articles by Jenny Macklin

Happy anniversary to the NDIS!

Earlier this week, we marked two years since the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) commenced – a transformative scheme that people with disability have waited so long for.  With the support of so many Australians – people with disability, their … Read More

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A Landmark Reform to Improve Lives

As the Parliament prepared to pass laws allowing for an increase to the Medicare Levy to help fund DisabilityCare Australia, the Prime Minister reminded the nation what a significant transformation was underway. The Prime Minister’s emotion as she spoke in … Read More

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