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East Perth Eatery Using Go-Fund-Me to Pay Unpaid Staff



United Voice WA, the hospitality union, is calling out an East Perth restaurant’s attempt to use public donations to pay workers.

East Perth’s Co-Op prematurely and suddenly closed last week and has since been asking for community support through a Go-Fund-Me page to help pay for staff and suppliers.

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United Voice Calls for Emergency Summit on Hospital Violence



United Voice WA, the union for support workers and enrolled nurses in public hospitals, is calling on the Government to act immediately on violence in our hospitals by calling for an emergency summit with frontline staff who encounter violence on a daily basis.

United Voice WA Secretary, Carolyn Smith, has said the Government needs to make this their number one priority.

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Swan Song: Steve Irons MP’s Bizarre Rant



United Voice WA is calling on Member for Swan, Steve Irons to explain his aggressive response to a question about penalty rate cuts.

Whilst out campaigning a member of the public politely asked the member why he had voted to cut penalty rates, which garnered an aggressive and bizarre response.

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