ABC – Insiders

David Speers: Simon Birmingham, welcome to the program.   Simon Birmingham: Hello, David, good to be with you.   David Speers: So why did the Liberals lose so badly after just one term in office?   Simon Birmingham: David I think there’s always when an election is lost, there are a number of factors at…

CH 7 – Sunrise

Matt Shirvington:  Finance Minister Simon Birmingham joins us from Adelaide. Good morning to you. Minister, well before that Budget drops, what do you say to families who are struggling to make ends meet at the moment?   Simon Birmingham: Hello, Matt. Thanks for the opportunity. Look, we know that for some Australian families, filling the…

CH 9 – Today Show

Interview on CH 9, The Today Show Topics: Cost of living; Economic support; Flood support 15/03/2022 06:40AM ACST   Simon Birmingham: The election issue. This is it, after two long years, most Australians are just barely hanging on Ali.   Allison Langdon: All right. Well, let’s bring in. Finance Minister Simon Birmingham. He’s in Adelaide…

ABC Radio – RN Breakfast

Topics: MH17, Cost of living; Newspoll; Labor marginal seat spending; 15/03/2022 07:05AM ACST   Patricia Karvelas: Australia has escalated its battle with Russia over the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17, which killed almost 300 people, including 38 Australians. The Australian and Dutch governments have launched legal action in the International Civil Aviation Organisation, seeking…

ABC News – News Breakfast

Date: Tuesday, 15 March 2022 Topic(s): MH17; Fuel excise; Cost of living; Labor marginal seat spending; Lisa Millar:  Senator Birmingham, the Finance Minister thanks for joining us.   Simon Birmingham: Good morning, Lisa. Good to be with you.   Lisa Millar: Look, there’s a couple of issues kicking around. We have been talking about the cost of living. I’ll…