Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Canberra Topics:  Islamic College of South Australia; Victorian judiciary sentencing; Delivering real, Gonski needs-based funding for schools; Use of Commonwealth funding for education; Victorian judiciary sentencing; Parliamentary commission of inquiry into the finance sector 15/06/2017 11:36AM Simon Birmingham:                  Thanks for coming along. The…

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Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Canberra Topics: Ken Boston’s endorsement of the Turnbull Government’s needs-based schools funding plan; Finkel Review; Jail sentences for terrorists 13/06/2017 07:25AM Simon Birmingham:                  Great news this morning to see that Dr Ken Boston, another member of the Gonski panel, has endorsed the Coalition…

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Interview on Sky News AM Agenda with Kieran Gilbert

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Sky News AM Agenda with Kieran Gilbert Topics: Ken Boston’s endorsement of the Turnbull Government’s needs-based schools funding plan; Finkel Review 13/06/2017 08:33AM Kieran Gilbert:  I spoke to the Education Minister Simon Birmingham about that issue and the reaction to it. Also this morning a very strong endorsement for the Birmingham…

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Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Canberra Topics: Delivering real needs-based funding for schools and fixing Labor’s model; One Nation 30/05/2017 07:50AM Simon Birmingham: Can I welcome firstly the passage late yesterday in the House of Representatives, the Turnbull Government’s reforms to implement true, consistent, needs-based funding in Australian schools. These reforms, as you know, were announced…

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Interview on Sky News AM Agenda with Kieran Gilbert

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Sky News AM Agenda with Kieran Gilbert  Topics: Newspoll; Delivering real needs-based funding for schools and fixing Labor’s model; Hospital funding 29/05/2017 09:03AM Kieran Gilbert: I spoke to the Education Minister on this and a range of other issues. Simon Birmingham. Simon Birmingham: Well, Kieran, look the feedback I get from…

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Interview on The Guardian’s politics live podcast with Katharine Murphy

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on The Guardian’s politics live podcast with Katharine Murphy Topics: Delivering real needs-based funding for schools and fixing Labor’s model; 2017 Budget 25/05/2017 Katharine Murphy: Simon Birmingham, thank you for joining the podcast. Simon Birmingham: Great to be with you.  Katharine Murphy: So on the weekend, readers of that august journal, The…

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