Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Canberra Topics: Ai Group Graduate Employment Service; Same-sex marriage plebiscite 11/10/2016 11:58AM Question: How far do you think this program will go to solving that problem about graduates being ready for workplaces, and – or is it just a matter of every little bit counts? Simon Birmingham: Well, every bit counts,…

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Interview on SKY News with Kieran Gilbert

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on SKY News with Kieran Gilbert Topics: Same sex marriage plebiscite; Energy security; Protecting volunteer firefighters; VET Student Loans eligibility; Higher education reform 10/10/2016 08:37 AM Kieran Gilbert: Let’s go now to some local politics. I spoke to the Education Minister Simon Birmingham earlier this morning on a range of issues including…

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Interview on Triple J Hack with Tom Tilley

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on Triple J Hack with Tom Tilley Topics: Issues with Labor’s failed VET FEE-HELP; New VET Student Loans program; Higher education reform; Australians being detained in Malaysia Tom Tilley: Let’s find out more about how the new scheme will work and whether it will really stop the rorting in this sector. As…

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Interview on ABC AM with Michael Brissenden

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC AM with Michael Brissenden Topics: Issues with Labor’s failed VET FEE-HELP; New VET Student Loans program Michael Brissenden: The Federal Government is finally moving to rein in the VET FEE-HELP student loan scheme that’s been widely rorted and cost the Budget billions of dollars. The scheme was introduced by the…

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