Interview – ABC News Radio – Steve Chase

Subject: Education Policy Direction E&OE… STEVE CHASE: Senator Birmingham, we are hearing that the government is keen to reset some key policy directions, especially in taxation and in your portfolio, Education; what does that mean for your portfolio? SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Well good morning, Steve and listeners. Look, for the Education portfolio I will be an…

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Interview – ABC 891 Adelaide – Spence Denny

Subject: Higher Education Reforms; School Funding E&OE… SPENCE DENNY: South Australian Senator Simon Birmingham, who has been made Minister or will be made Minister for Education and Training, joins us from Canberra; Simon Birmingham, good morning to you. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning, Spence and good morning to your listeners. SPENCE DENNY: And congratulations to you.…

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Interview – ABC 7:30

SABRA LANE: One of those tipped for a promotion in the first Turnbull ministry is the Assistant Minister for Education and Training, South Australian Senator Simon Birmingham. I spoke with him earlier.  Simon Birmingham thanks for talking to 7:30.  SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good evening Sabra.  SABRA LANE: You were tipped to get a promotion this weekend.…

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Interview – FiveAA – Leon Byner

Subject: South Australia under the Turnbull Government; Tertiary Education Reforms; South Australian Training Funding E&OE… LEON BYNER: Let’s talk with Senator Simon Birmingham. Simon, first of all, congratulations on your elevation.     SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Thank you very much, Leon and good morning to you and your listeners.  LEON BYNER: So tell me, how is…

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Interview – Doorstop – VELG Conference

Subject: SA training funding; Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull; Submarines E&OE… SIMON BIRMINGHAM: It is wonderful to have the VELG Training conference happening here in Adelaide because this is one of the largest conferences on vocational education and training that happens around Australia. Now it is a reminder of a couple of things. Firstly, the need…

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Interview – ABC 702 – Linda Mottram

Subject: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull E&OE… LINDA MOTTRAM: Senator, good morning to you. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning Linda and good morning to your listeners for the second time in two days. LINDA MOTTRAM: For the second day in a row. Now yesterday you weren’t buying in. Today, you’re not saying I don’t think, who you…

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Interview – Sky News – First Edition – Kieran Gilbert and David Speers

Subject: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull E&OE… KIERAN GILBERT: Joining us this morning is someone who is a frontbencher in the outgoing Abbott government, will, you would expect, remain a Minister in the Turnbull government; good morning Senator Simon Birmingham. SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning Kieran and David. KIERAN GILBERT: So quite a big, well historic twenty-four…

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Interview – FiveAA – David Penberthy

Subject: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull; Submarines E&OE… DAVID PENBERTHY: We are going to talk now to the South Australian Liberal Senator Simon Birmingham who is currently the Assistant Minister for Education and Training but all that is probably going to change very quickly as a result of Malcolm Turnbull’s elevation last night. Senator Birmingham, thank…

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