Coalition kicking goals with $28,000 in funding for Kilburn Football Club

  Senior South Australian Liberal Senator Simon Birmingham was joined today by Liberal Candidate for Federal Adelaide Carmen Garcia, to announce $28,000 in funding for the Kilburn Football Club for clubroom upgrades.    “Our funding will help ensure the club can provide the best facilities possible for its members,” Ms Garcia said.    Senator Birmingham…

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Pyne-Birmingham – Coalition announces River Torrens recovery programme

  A Coalition Government, if elected, will commit $1 million over two years to improve the environmental health of the River Torrens.   The funding is part of the Coalition’s Environment Policy and Clean Water Plan.   Senior South Australian Liberal Christopher Pyne and Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment Simon Birmingham announced the Coalition’s…

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Henbury sale highlights multi-million dollar Labor waste

  Labor’s wasteful spending of taxpayers’ money is further highlighted by the sale of a Northern Territory property once intended for a carbon farming demonstration project, Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment Simon Birmingham said today.   The location of the planned but ill-defined Henbury Conservation Project – Henbury Station – is reportedly being placed…

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Breakfast, FIVEaa – The Coalition’s River Torrens Recovery Programme; costings; the Coalition’s Productivity Commission inquiry into the childcare sector

  KEITH CONLON: Some good news – if the Coalition gets in then the Torrens might look a lot cleaner … in about … an hour and a half … a gathering of the Coalition people at the Torrens … You might be able to give us a tip …   SIMON BIRMINGHAM: … we’ll…

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Drive, 891 ABC Adelaide – The Coalition’s River Torrens Recovery Programme

  MICHAEL SMYTH: … the Libs were firmly focused on the Torrens, pledging more money to help clean it up. Joining us now is the Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment, Simon Birmingham. Senator, welcome.   SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good afternoon, Michael. Good afternoon to your listeners.   MICHAEL SMYTH: First of all, have you recovered…

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Riverland Today, 1062 ABC Riverland – Murray-Darling Basin reform

  ED COWLISHAW: Last week, on the program, South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill and the federal Water minister, Mark Butler, were in the Riverland announcing $265 million dollars for security of the River Murray. Earlier this morning I spoke to Senator Simon Birmingham, the Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for the Murray-Darling Basin, to gain his thoughts…

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Birmingham-Ruston – River funding another Labor election re-announcement

  Funding announced today by Labor for the River Murray Improvements Program is another election re-announcement that demonstrates Labor’s contempt for South Australian river communities.   Senator for South Australia and Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for the Murray-Darling Basin, Simon Birmingham said South Australian river communities were tired of being treated as political playthings by Labor.…

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AM Agenda, Sky News – Kevin Baker; the Coalition’s commitment to paid parental leave; costings; election debates

  KIERAN GILBERT: Joining me now from Brisbane, Liberal frontbencher Senator Simon Birmingham. Senator Birmingham, thanks for your time. A lot to discuss this Tuesday morning… I want to start with the… one of the things that Brendan O’Connor referred to… it’s in The Daily Telegraph newspaper about a Liberal candidate’s off-colour website. He’s the…

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