CH 9 – The Today Show

Karl Stefanovic: Well, we have seen nurses, teachers and train drivers all striking this week. That has a huge amount of disruption. Let’s bring in Deputy Prime Minister Richard Marles and leader of the Liberal Party in the Senate, Simon Birmingham, for their take on this. Good morning, guys. Nice to see you this morning.…

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Sky News Live – Afternoon Agenda

Kieran Gilbert: Shadow Foreign Minister Simon Birmingham. Senator Birmingham, thank you for your time. Let me start with a broad question. With the Prime Minister on his way to those NATO’s talks, do you welcome this sort of broader focus from NATO inviting our PM the New Zealand leader along with the leaders of Japan…

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Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: PM travel to Ukraine; Sri Lankan asylum seekers; border protection 24 June 2022 10:15AM AEST   Laura Jayes: So, do you think Anthony Albanese should go to Kiev?   Simon Birmingham: Look, that’s a matter for him, Ukraine and security officials to navigate. If the opportunity is there, then that would of course be…

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Sky News Live – AM Agenda

… Laura Jayes: Okay, you’re in the Senate. They want to legislate. Labor wants to legislate a 43% reduction in emissions by 2030. They took it to the election. They have a mandate. Will you allow them to enact that mandate?   Simon Birmingham: Well that depends what the full nature of the legislation says,…

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Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: Criminal deportation; Australia-New Zealand relationship; AUKUS submarines; Asylum seekers;    Laura Jayes:  Joining me live now is the Shadow Foreign Minister, Simon Birmingham. Congratulations on your new role in opposition. Simon Birmingham, first of all, on this issue of deportation, do you think Jacinda Ardern has a point when she says that New Zealanders…

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Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: Liberal Party; Election result; Gas crisis   Laura Jayes: Thanks so much for your time. Senator, we haven’t spoken to you since the election. We’ve seen the intervening two weeks with a lot of soul searching. What are your observations of the election result?   Simon Birmingham: Good morning, LJ. It’s good to. Good to…

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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…

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Sky News Live – First Edition

Date: Tuesday, 15 March 2022 Topic(s): Fuel excise; Cost of living; Labor marginal seat spending; US sanctions on China; Peter Stefanovic:  Joining me live now is the Finance Minister, Simon Birmingham. Minister, good morning to you. I know you’re going to point to the budget here, but will you cut fuel excise?   Simon Birmingham: Well, good morning,…

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Sky News Live, AM Agenda with Laura Jayes

Date: Friday, 11 March 2022 Topic(s): Kimberley Kitching; Flood crisis; Laura Jayes:  Let’s go live now to the Finance Minister, Simon Birmingham. Thanks so much for your time, Minister. Appreciate it. First of all, Kimberley Kitching, she’s been remembered even by her opponents as such, a great patriot and a kind person this morning. Is that…

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Interview on Sky Sunday Agenda, with Andrew Clennell

Topic(s): Ukraine; QLD floods Andrew Clennell: Let’s bring in Finance Minister Simon Birmingham, we’re seeing some resistance from the Ukraine? Simon Birmingham: Andrew, thanks for the opportunity, as you have heard from interviews in your lead up, you can see strong resistance occurring from Ukrainian people, the Ukrainian forces. And their resistance is indeed a resistance to be…

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