Strong Voices Wednesday 03-04-2019

3rd Apr 2019

Coming up on today’s program:

• Story 1: The Morrison Coalition Government released their 2019-2020 Federal Budget on Tuesday night. Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg told the parliament the budget back in black and Australia is on track.

• Story 2: Northern Territory Labor Senator Malarndirri McCarthy shared her thoughts about the Federal Budget on CAAMA Radio. Ms McCarthy said the expansion of the cashless debit card into the Northern Territory is a real concern.

• Story 3: Jackie Huggins is the co-chair of the National Congress of Australia's First Peoples who has welcomed some aspects of the budget but said some things are too little too late.