The release of poor economic figures has prompted Labor to reaffirm its commitment to policies that grow the economy and support jobs. The State Final Demand, which reflects the level of domestic spending in our economy, dropped to 3.4 percent last year, the worst result since the Global Financial Crisis. "The Palaszczuk Government is committed to restoring investor confidence and strengthening economic growth,” Treasurer Curtis Pitt (pictured) says, adding that Labor's policies include a program to support local contractors and suppliers through government purchasing and tendering.

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Source: State Government