Labor’s child scare scam

It’s time Labor’s Amanda Rishworth familiarised herself with the Turnbull Government’s reforms to early childhood education and care so that she stops falsely scaring families, especially given she’s said a Shorten Labor Government would adopt our policy. “I intend to allow the new system to have time to bed down before I look at a…

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Better outcomes, more opportunities for regional, rural and remote students

Joint media release with Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack, Minister Bridget McKenzie, Minister Dan Tehan and Minister John McVeigh The Coalition Government has accepted all 11 recommendations of the Independent Review into Regional, Rural and Remote Education (IRRRRE), committing to a whole of government approach in response.   Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack said the…

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Speech at the Christian Schools Australia Forum at Parliament House

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Speech at the Christian Schools Australia Forum at Parliament House 21/03/2018 7:15PM Simon Birmingham: To my various Parliamentary colleagues. I can spot a few in the audience. And to former Deputy Prime Minister John Anderson. Many distinguished leaders of Christian education from around Australia and the various representative bodies who have come together…

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Doorstop interview, Wollongong

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Wollongong Topics: funding for the University of Wollongong’s Research Centre of Excellence into Rail Track Infrastructure; NAPLAN; protest action; pre-selections 23/05/2018 03:15PM   Simon Birmingham:     We’re celebrating the $3.9 million investment from the Turnbull Government into the University of Wollongong’s Research Centre of Excellence into Rail Track Infrastructure. And what this…

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Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide Breakfast with David Bevan    Topics: Archbishop Philip Wilson; the recommendations from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse; company tax cuts. 23/05/2018 08:35am   David Bevan:    Let’s welcome our Super Wednesday panellists. Good morning to Simon Birmingham, Liberal Senator for South Australia and Federal Education…

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