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Press conference with Senator the Hon. Simon Birmingham, Minister for Education and Training

For the first time that which has always been aspired to but never achieved has been achieved. National, consistent, needs-based funding right across the country.A very substantial increase in the Commonwealth investment in our schools, $23.5 billion over 10 years. But above all, real structural reform - it is consistent, it is transparent and it’s needs-based.

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23rd June 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Interview with Chris Smith, 2GB

This is a very historic achievement. This is real reform. For years, we’ve had school funding that has been inconsistent, it hasn’t been transparent, it’s been one deal, one special deal after another. Labor of course had 27 separate and sometimes secret deals with complete inconsistency.

What we’ve delivered now for the first time in the history of the Commonwealth is consistent, national, transparent, needs-based funding.

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23rd June 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Interview with Jonesy and Amanda, WSFM101.7 – Pure Gold

What we’ve delivered here is one of the biggest reforms - I would say - at the federal level, the biggest reform to education in our nation’s history.

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23rd June 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Interview with Larry Emdur and Kylie Gillies - The Morning Show’s 10th Birthday Celebrations

Speaking with Larry Emdur and Kylie Gillies this morning to help celebrate the 10th birthday of Channel Seven’s The Morning Show

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16th June 2017  |  Comments  | 

Radio Interview with Tom Elliott, 3AW

My position Tom is that I stand for an independent judiciary, the rule of law, democracy, freedom, freedom of speech, and in a free society a person is entitled to criticise the conduct of the courts or of a judge.

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15th June 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Doorstop - Canberra

What Australians need is wise leadership, not glib leadership. What Australians need is economics and engineering, not ideology and politics. They’ve had too much of that.

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14th June 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

Chris Back Retirement

I wish Senator Back and his family the very best for the future.

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13th June 2017  |  Comments  | 

National Security Statement

My unrelenting focus is to do everything possible to keep Australians safe and maintain our way of life, our values and our freedom.

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13th June 2017  |  Comments  |  Transcripts

TURNBULL GOVERNMENT SUPPORTING FFA BID TO HOST 2023 FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP IN AUSTRALIA

The Turnbull Government will support Football Federation Australia’s (FFA) bid to host the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia.

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13th June 2017  |  Comments  |  Media Releases