2SM – Poker machine reform

  DI COVENY GARLAND: … now on the line, Liberal Senator for South Australia Simon Birmingham. Good morning, Simon.   SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Good morning, Dianne, and good morning to your listeners.   DI COVENY GARLAND: So, Simon, Tony Abbott says he will overturn the legislation if he becomes Prime Minister.   SIMON BIRMINGHAM: Yes, Dianne, look,…

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News Hour, FIVEaa – National Broadband Network, Labor waste, Labor debt and deficit, Julia Gillard’s carbon tax, taxpayer funded advertising

  ANDREW REIMER: You heard just a moment ago, on the News Hour, that construction work is about to begin on the infrastructure for the next stage of the rollout of the high speed National Broadband Network. The company undertaking the work for the Federal Government, NBN Co, released a 12-month plan today listing the…

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ABC News 24 – Julia Gillard’s carbon tax

  MICHAEL ROWLAND: So, Lyndal, we’re witnessing there a moment in history – the official passage through Parliament of the bills facilitating the introduction of a carbon tax. The Senate vote next.   LYNDAL CURTIS: Yes, the Clean Energy Future bills, the package of 18 bills has now passed the House of Representatives. The Parliament’s now…

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