Interview on ABC 612 Brisbane Drive with Emma Griffiths

Subjects: The Turnbull Government’s child care reforms; Labor’s child care approach failing the ‘fairness test’; Family Tax Benefit changes; Paid Parental Leave. EO&E…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. EMMA GRIFFITHS:  The Education Minister, Simon Birmingham, is responsible for child care. Minister, the ANU modelling that’s come out today shows that most families would be better off under Labor’s policy. Do…

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Interview – Doorstop – Townsville

EWEN JONES: It is an absolute pleasure to be here today with Simon Birmingham, the Minister for Education. We are about to make a very specific announcement, which I will allow him to elaborate on. What I can say from my perspective is that anything we can do to improve the opportunities for young people to…

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Interview – Doorstop – Townsville

EWEN JONES: It is an absolute pleasure to be here today with Simon Birmingham, the Minister for Education. We are about to make a very specific announcement, which I will allow him to elaborate on. What I can say from my perspective is that anything we can do to improve the opportunities for young people to…

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Interview – Sky News – Patricia Karvelas

PATRICIA KARVELAS: My first guest tonight is the Education Minister Simon Birmingham. Welcome to the program. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good evening Patricia, great to be with you. KARVELAS: Bill Shorten says Labor can win, that was his message today, so what’s your view? Will the Coalition win on July the 2nd? BIRMINGHAM: Well I’m confident that in the end the…

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Interview – ABC 891 – Matthew Abraham and David Bevan

Subjects: How to Vote Cards; Health Funding; Superannuation; Tax; Islamic Cleric Farrokh Sekaleshfar. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning, great to be with you. ABRAHAM: You’re the number one on the ticket, aren’t you? BIRMINGHAM: I am indeed. ABRAHAM: You knocked Cory Bernardi off. BIRMINGHAM: I don’t think it is a case of knocking off, we had a very peaceful arrangement that…

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Interview – Doorstop – Paterson

KAREN HOWARD: I’m thrilled to welcome Minister Birmingham to the beautiful electorate of Paterson today to launch the P-TECH programme. This is the innovation centre of NSW and it is excellent to see four of our local businesses jump on board straight away to work with kids from Hunter River High. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Thanks so much…

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INTERVIEW – ABC 612 DRIVE – EMMA GRIFFITHS

EMMA GRIFFITHS: Now innovation is a byword for the Coalition and for most political parties these days. What are the chances of being an innovative nation if we don’t have a thriving education sector? The federal Education Minister is Simon Birmingham. Minister, there’s still a 20 per cent cut on the table for the university sector,…

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Interview – FiveAA – David Penberthy

DAVID PENBERTHY: Four weeks down almost, another four weeks to go. Senator Simon Birmingham, thanks very much for coming in. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Well good morning guys, gals, blokes, shells, cobbers, everybody out there! DAVID PENBERTHY: You’ve just broken about five key rules of the new era of political correctness! It is a bit silly that thing, we worry…

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