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July 2014 Please find below a message from Assistant Minister for Education, Sussan Ley:
2014-15 Child Care Benefit Budget Measures
Good Morning, I am writing to correct false and misleading claims which may have created confusion among some of your families in relation to the Child Care Benefit (CCB) and Child Care Rebate (CCR).  You may have recently received a letter from the Leader of the Opposition and the Shadow Minister for Early Childhood in relation to alleged ‘cuts’ or changes to the CCB.  Can I firstly say to your families that Child Care Assistance is not being “cut”.  In fact, the government is actually increasing overall spending on child care fee assistance payments, including the Child Care Benefit, to $28.5 billion over the next four years.......
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