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 – 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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Interview – Doorstop – Adelaide

SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Labor had a monumental failure in both child care policy and Budget policy from Bill Shorten and the Labor Party. They’ve spent $3 billion without having the faintest clue where that money is coming from. Mr Shorten was asked no fewer than seven times at his press conference releasing this policy about how he…

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Interview – Sky News – Kieran Gilbert

KIERAN GILBERT: Minister, thanks for your time. The details – well obviously you’re going to question how they’re going to fund it, but the policies from Labor on child care, as you’d know, you’re the Minister for this area, they’re going to be popular, aren’t they? SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Well good morning Kieran. I don’t think that when…

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