201412.13

Transcript – Interview with Brett McLeod, 3AW

Friday, 12 December 2014 E&OE……………………………………………… Subjects: Korea FTA, Prime Minister’s Office BRETT MCLEOD: One of the successes of the Government this year, one of the runaway successes, has been various Free Trade Agreements or freer trade agreements is probably a better way of putting it, but they will certainly reduce the cost of imports and…

201412.10

Transcript – Interview with Steve Price, 2GB

Tuesday, 9 December 2014 E&OE……………………………………………… Subjects: Small business, GP co-payment, Budget, Crowd-Sourced Equity Funding. STEVE PRICE: On the line to discuss the GP co-payment among other things is the Minister for Small Business, Bruce Billson. Nice to talk to you again Minister. MINISTER BILLSON: Good to be with you and your listeners Steve. STEVE PRICE:…

201412.08

Transcript – Interview with Kieran Gilbert, Sky News

Monday, 8 December 2014 E&OE……………………………………………… Subjects: Polls, Budget, Paid Parental Leave, child care, United Nations climate summit, crowdsourcing, Harper Competition Review, Financial System Inquiry . KIERAN GILBERT: Good morning and welcome to the program. Prime Minister Tony Abbott continues to take a battering in the opinion polls. Labor is ahead 52/48 on a two party…

201412.07

Transcript – Interview with Peter Van Onselen, Sky News

Sunday, 7 December 2014 E&OE……………………………………………… Subjects: Paid parental leave, Senate, small business, women, Medicare co-payment, Temporary Protection Visas, child care, Assistant Treasurer, ChAFTA, Election, Tax White Paper. PETER VAN ONSELEN: I am joined live in the studio here now by Bruce Billson, the Small Business Minister, thanks for your company. MINISTER BILLSON: Morning. PETER VAN…

201412.01

Taking care of small business, a priority for logging review

Monday, 1 December 2014 An independent review into the impact of the Illegal Logging Prohibition Amendment Regulation 2013 on small business was announced today by the Minister for Small Business, Bruce Billson MP, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture, Senator Richard Colbeck, and Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister, Josh Frydenberg MP. “Small Businesses…