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Govt defends efforts to recoup overpaid Centrelink benefits despite wave of complaints

3 January 2017
Tom Iggulden
ABC The World Today

The government's today defending its efforts to recoup the overpayment of Centrelink benefits to welfare recipients - saying the program's working well despite isolated complaints.

But the opposition says that doesn't tally with a wave of complaints flooding into politicians offices across the country from angry and frustrated Centrelink clients who feel they've been dudded.