Interview on Channel 7 Sunrise with David Koch

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Channel 7 Sunrise with David Koch Topics: New child care package; Newspoll 02/07/2018 6:45 AM   David Koch:                 Now, the government’s new child care funding system is now in place, but there’s still plenty of confusion out there over who’s better off, and more importantly, who’s now missing out. Under the…

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Interview on Studio 10

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Studio 10 Topics: New child care package 28/06/2018 10:07AM   Georgia Love:              If you rely on the child care rebate, there are big changes to it from Monday, from how much families receive and what you’re eligible to receive are all changing. But to get those changes you need to…

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Doorstop Interview, Goodstart Early Learning Braddon

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Joint Doorstop Interview with Minister Kelly O’Dwyer, Goodstart Early Learning Braddon Topics: New Child care package; Enterprise Tax Plan; National Energy Guarantee 28/06/2018 8:05am   Simon Birmingham:     Thanks so much for coming. It’s wonderful to be here at one of the many outstanding Goodstart Early Learning child care centres around the country. Goodstart…

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Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide, Breakfast with Ali Clarke and David Bevan

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Radio Adelaide, Breakfast with Ali Clarke and David Bevan Topics: Enterprise tax plan; Proposed higher education reforms; Mark Butler 27/06/2018 08:37 AM   David Bevan:   Let’s welcome our Super Wednesday panellists. Simon Birmingham, Education Minister and Liberal Senator from South Australia. Good morning.   Simon Birmingham:    Good morning, David.  …

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Doorstop interview, Adelaide

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Adelaide Topics: COAG Education Council; NAPLAN; New child care package 22/06/2018 2.40pm   Simon Birmingham:    Thanks for coming along today. The COAG Education Council met today, and I am very pleased that there was substantial progress towards reaching a national school reform agreement to be considered at COAG by the Prime…

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Interview on Radio 4KZ Breakfast with Glenn Johns

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Radio 4KZ Breakfast with Glenn Johns Topics: Child care reforms 22/06/2018 7:40AM   Glenn Johns:               But right now I thought we’d catch up with the Senator, the Honourable Simon Birmingham. He’s the Minister for Education and Training.   Simon, thank you very much for giving us some time to have…

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Interview on 2GB Overnights with Luke Grant

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on 2GB Overnights with Luke Grant Topics: Free speech in universities; Smartphones in schools; Crackdown on dodgy family day care providers; Child care reforms; Tax reform 22/06/2018 3:31AM   Luke Grant:                  Now, a lot has been going on in the education sector over the past few weeks. You’ll remember that earlier…

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Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Canberra Topics: Crackdown on dodgy family day care providers 21/06/2018 7:00am   Question:                                 Can you just explain to us some of these breaches and how they’re happening?                             Simon Birmingham:     This is appalling behaviour, where people are claiming subsidies for children who aren’t in care, who don’t exist, or who…

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