The Churches, The Budget and the Long Poll - discussion on ABC Sunday Nights

Posted 9 May 2016 11:52am

Only five days after the Federal Budget we are at the beginning of one of the longest election campaigns in Australian history. CSSA CEO, Marcelle Mogg, featured on ABC's Sunday Nights program looking at the Federal Budget, particularly as it affects agencies linked to church and welfare services.

"Centrepiece of the national interest has to be about how those who are doing it toughest are faring."

"When we look at the three basics in life: education, employment and housing; there is still a terribly long way to go [in] ensuring those with the least in Australia have the same equity of access and opportunity to avail themselves of education, employment and housing in order to change their circumstances and their future."

Listen to the podcast here: http://mpegmedia.abc.net.au/local/sundaynights/201605/r1563130_23485645.mp3

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