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Government Housing Package "ignores Elephant In The Room"

Government Housing Package "ignores Elephant In The Room"
The Government’s housing package announced this week doesn’t do enough for families in grave housing stress, nor does it address housing wealth inequality, says the Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG). 'Disappointingly this package ignores the ...

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"Disappointingly this package ignores the elephant in the room of rampant housing wealth inequality," says CPAG economics spokesperson Susan St John."This past year, government policies have fueled the housing wealth divide at an unprecedented rate.

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