ABC RN – Breakfast with Patricia Karvelas

Topics: Government’s poor handling of Solomon Islands relationship; Chinese Ambassador 730 interview; Cheng Lei; UN human rights report on Uyghurs in Xinjian; 07/09/2022 07:35AM AEST   Patricia Karvelas: Solomon Islands’ Prime Minister has issued an extraordinary rebuke to Foreign Minister Penny Wong on Australia’s offer to fund his country’s elections due next year. In a…

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Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: New UK Prime Minister Liz Truss; 06/04/2022 09:15AM AEST     Laura Jayes:  Newly elected British Prime Minister Liz Truss will find a series of pressing yet complex issues on her desk. These include international relationships, particularly with Australia. Truss is a welcomed arrival for the Australian Government after her role in the Australia-UK…

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5AA – Breakfast

Topics: New UK Prime Minister Liz Truss; 06/04/2022 07:05AM AEST   David Penberthy: …Prime Minister in six years. She defeated Rishi Sunak in the Conservative Party leadership contest and will travel to meet the Queen at Balmoral in Scotland to formalise the position. Now her former role was as foreign minister in the Johnson government,…

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Doorstop – Parliament House, ACT

Topics: Government not addressing cost of living pressures; Fuel excise; TikTok; 05/09/2022 7:48AM AEST     Simon Birmingham: Anthony Albanese went to the election, promising full employment, real wages growth, productivity gains. He comes out of this Jobs and Skills Summit, seemingly fixated on giving the trade union movement what their number one demand was.…

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Sky New Live – News Day with Tom Connell

Topics: Labor government international relations; Jobs summit; Labor can bring forward child care subsidy increases; 30/08/2022 11:15AM AEST     Tom Connell:  On foreign affairs, it’s so far been pretty sure-footed effort, including from Penny Wong. So what are the thoughts from the shadow foreign affairs minister Simon Birmingham? He joins me now from our…

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ABC Radio – RN Breakfast with Patricia Karvelas

Topics: Ministerial appointments; Solicitor-General report; Christine Holgate; Jobs summit; Ukraine embassy in Canberra; 25/08/2022 07:52AM AEST     Patricia Karvelas:  Well, the Prime Minister has promised an independent investigation into the secret assumption of power by his predecessor. But attention is now turning to what bureaucrats and former advisers knew and when. Simon Birmingham is…

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ABC – News Breakfast

Topics: Ministerial appoints; Solicitor-General report; 24/08/2022 09:42AM AEST     Michael Rowland: Get back to our top story, that wide ranging inquiry to look into Scott Morrison’s multiple ministries. Simon Birmingham, the former finance minister in the Morrison government, now the Opposition Leader in the Senate, joins us from Canberra Airport. Simon Birmingham, good morning.…

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