Full force against dodgy providers

There have been serious allegations reported today about the registered training organisation (RTO) Phoenix Institute and broker Education Circle. Assistant Minister for Education and Training Senator Simon Birmingham said he was deeply disturbed about the allegations made and has asked the Department of Education and Training to urgently investigate. “I have asked for my Department…

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Interview – ABC 891 Adelaide – Matthew Abraham and David Bevan

Subject: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull; Submarines E&OE… MATTHEW ABRAHAM: Simon Birmingham is a Liberal Senator for South Australia, welcome to the program Senator. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning Matthew, David and listeners. MATTHEW ABRAHAM: Were you spooked by the polls and also the threat posed by Nick Xenophon and that was what got you and Chris…

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Interview – RN Breakfast – Fran Kelly

Subject: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull E&OE… FRAN KELLY: Assistant Education Minster, Simon Birmingham, was one of Malcolm Turnbull’s key backers, he helped orchestrate this leadership change, Simon Birmingham good morning welcome to breakfast. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning, Fran. FRAN KELLY: Why did your party need to change leaders? SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Fran, we have been a…

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Interview – Sky News – First Edition – Kieran Gilbert and David Speers

Subject: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull E&OE… KIERAN GILBERT: Joining us this morning is someone who is a frontbencher in the outgoing Abbott government, will, you would expect, remain a Minister in the Turnbull government; good morning Senator Simon Birmingham. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning Kieran and David. KIERAN GILBERT: So quite a big, well historic twenty-four…

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