Interview on SKY News with Laura Jayes

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on SKY News with Laura Jayes Topics: Issues with Labor’s failed VET FEE-HELP; New VET Student Loans program; South Australia’s energy security; Renewable energy Laura Jayes: Let’s get more details now on these V-E-T, these VET changes that the Government is going to make to vocational education. We’ve heard stories and indeed…

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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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Press Conference, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Press Conference, Canberra Topics: Issues with Labor’s failed VET FEE-HELP; New VET Student Loans program Simon Birmingham: I’m very pleased to announce that the Turnbull Government is taking strong action to hit the reset button on the vocational educational system in Australia, and particularly the disastrous VET-FEE HELP scheme introduced by and extended…

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Doorstop interview, Canberra

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Doorstop interview, Canberra Topics: Backpacker tax; Future schools funding arrangements; Minister Payne’s comments about Adelaide 27/09/2016 09:00AM Question: Does there need to be a compromise reached on the backpacker tax today? Simon Birmingham: There are many issues and important issues that we'll keep working through, and that's exactly what we're focused on. Things…

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Interview on ABC Insiders with Barrie Cassidy

E&OE TRANSCRIPT Interview on ABC Insiders with Barrie Cassidy Topics: Labor’s corruption of ‘Gonski’; Future schools funding arrangements 25/09/2016 09:15AM BARRIE CASSIDY:      Minister, good morning. Welcome. SIMON BIRMINGHAM:            Good morning, Barrie. Great to be with you. BARRIE CASSIDY:      You asked for some feedback earlier in the…

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