Drive, 720 ABC Perth – The Coalition’s Swan-Canning River Recovery Programme

  RUSSELL WOOLF: Senator Simon Birmingham is the Liberal Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment and joins us on Drive very shortly. The Swan and Canning Rivers were on the election agenda today and Senator Birmingham, the Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for the Environment, was in Perth to announce the Coalition’s commitment to improve our Swan…

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AM Agenda, Sky News – Interest rates; Kevin Rudd’s border protection failures; Kevin Rudd’s FBT hit on cars

  KIERAN GILBERT: Joining me now from Brisbane, Liberal frontbencher Senator Simon Birmingham and, in Adelaide, Labor frontbencher Amanda Rishworth. Amanda Rishworth, first to you on this likely rate cut later today. It is going to take the rates… official cash rate to well below what was previously described as emergency levels by the Gillard/Rudd…

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Lunchtime Agenda, Sky News – Labor’s debt and deficit; federal election; Labor’s FBT hit on cars; Kevin Rudd’s border protection failures

  TOM CONNELL: Well, we still don’t know when the election is going to be held. It appears as though August 31 is off the table but we do know it’s close and in times past that usually meant a sweetener or two for voters. This time around, though, they’ll be asked to take on…

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AM Agenda, Sky News – Kevin Rudd’s border protection failures; Labor’s soap opera; federal election

  KIERAN GILBERT: … joining me now from Adelaide, Liberal frontbencher Senator Simon Birmingham and, in the Sky News Centre, Labor MP Michelle Rowland. Michelle Rowland, you heard a bit of the criticism there from Christopher Pyne. He says this deal is not worth the paper it’s written on, essentially; that women and children will…

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