The upper house has voted against the controversial budget measure to make under 25s wait four weeks before they can get welfare payments.
Greens senator Rachel Siewert voted against the motion, arguing that it would have trapped young people in a cycle of poverty.
But don't get too excited - the government insists it is "absolutely committed to this policy".
Alexandra Lee is a politics reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Sydney, Australia.
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