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Pensioners struggling with energy costs is a real issue. It's a pity far-right MP Craig Kelly lives in a fantasy world.

Renewables slaughter pensioners in their beds, sell kids into slavery and worse!

Pensioners struggling with energy costs is a real issue. It's a pity far-right MP Craig Kelly lives in a fantasy world.

British citizens who paid into the UK pension scheme only receive 58 pounds a week from the UK government now they've immigrated to Australia. It's become an expensive drain on Australian taxpayers, reports freelance journalist <b>Ava Hubble</b>.

Here’s a $1b saving for Abbott’s audit: convince UK to thaw pensions

British citizens who paid into the UK pension scheme only receive 58 pounds a week from the UK government now they've immigrated to Australia. It's become an expensive drain on Australian taxpayers, reports freelance journalist Ava Hubble.

<em>Crikey</em> readers talk healthcare costs, advertising on the Bureau of Meteorology website and the Anzac spirit.

Less cynicism about the Anzac spirit

Crikey readers talk healthcare costs, advertising on the Bureau of Meteorology website and the Anzac spirit.

During the last 21 months the government has left thousands of pensioners significantly worse off -- while reaping millions of dollars in savings from payments. New rules right the wrong, but nobody has held the government to account says <b>Ava Hubble</b>.

How the government ripped off pensioners for two years

During the last 21 months the government has left thousands of pensioners significantly worse off -- while reaping millions of dollars in savings from payments. New rules right the wrong, but nobody has held the government to account says Ava Hubble.

Last September the federal government announced changes to social security legislation, which, incredibly, has left many aged pensioners considerably worse off, writes <b>Ava Hubble</b>

Pensioners, even as Santa, hit in the hip pocket

Last September the federal government announced changes to social security legislation, which, incredibly, has left many aged pensioners considerably worse off, writes Ava Hubble

Allowing age pensioners to average their income from casual employment over 3-12 months would be a step in the right direction for the government, writes <b>Ava Hubble</b>.

New pension earning rules confusing and discriminatory

Allowing age pensioners to average their income from casual employment over 3-12 months would be a step in the right direction for the government, writes Ava Hubble.

Single age pensioners <a href="http://www.crikey.com.au/2009/05/20/pension-v-dole-whats-the-dollar-difference/">received a pension increase</a> and concessions on their rent. Is it because they are the most 'worthy' pensioners? No. It's because their votes are critical, writes <b>Ross Gittins</b>.

Gittins: Pollies pander to grey power

Single age pensioners received a pension increase and concessions on their rent. Is it because they are the most 'worthy' pensioners? No. It's because their votes are critical, writes Ross Gittins.

The Urgent Relief for Single Age Pensioners Bill 2008 can’t be introduced into the Reps because, under Standing Orders, private members’ bills can’t appropriate money, writes <b>Bernard Keane</b>.

Pensioner relief: the bill that can’t be introduced, let alone passed

The Urgent Relief for Single Age Pensioners Bill 2008 can’t be introduced into the Reps because, under Standing Orders, private members’ bills can’t appropriate money, writes Bernard Keane.

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