• Petitioned The Australian Government and every politician.

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The Australian Government and every politician.

Immediately address poverty in Australia.

    1. Maria Morris
    2. Petition by

      Maria Morris

      Adelaide, Australia

ACOSS report says 2.2 million living in poverty. Figures include 600,000 children.
"A wealthy country such as ours can, and should, do better to ensure everyone has an adequate standard of living."
Read more: http://www.news.com.au/money/cost-of-living/what-life-looks-like-for-22-million-australians-below-the-poverty-line/story-fnagkbpv-1226498551944#ixzz29tTckwr9

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    • Clare Byrt AUSTRALIA
      • about 2 years ago

      As a society we must care for those who are vulnerable and who are not capable of caring for themselves.

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    • Graham Wilson AUSTRALIA
      • about 2 years ago

      The Australian government needs to put Australians first. Stop giveing our money away to the UN and over seas countrys.Stop imigration and focus on the Australian people that are below the poverty line ( 1 in 8 of us)

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    • christine roke AUSTRALIA
      • about 2 years ago

      I have been paying taxes for forty years and believe that this money could be used to help the disadvantaged.

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    • Bernadette Quirke AUSTRALIA
      • about 2 years ago

      We can help and make a difference to others.

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    • Isabelle Dabrowski AUSTRALIA
      • about 2 years ago

      As a country we should be working toward everyone having basic needs to survival addressed - there should be no family living in poverty in this day and age.

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