Transcripts by The Hon Jenny Macklin MP

Interview with Paul Kennedy, ABC News Breakfast

E & OE – Proof only Subject: Peter Slipper; Tony Abbott’s attacks on the Prime Minister; Labor delivering for Australian people. PAUL KENNEDY: Jenny Macklin, thanks for your time this morning. JENNY MACKLIN: Good morning. PAUL KENNEDY: What do you… Continue reading

Interview with Neil Mitchell, 3AW Mornings

E & OE – Proof only Subject: Peter Slipper; Tony Abbott’s attacks on the Prime Minister; Labor delivering for Australian people. NEIL MITCHELL: The Minister for Community Services, Jenny Macklin, good morning. JENNY MACKLIN: ; Good morning. NEIL MITCHELL: Are… Continue reading

Transcript, ABC Illawarra mornings

NICK RHEINBERGER: If you’re a person with a disability, or perhaps a carer, no doubt you’re looking forward to the National Disability Insurance Scheme which seems in some cases to be a cross bench kind of idea, where both sides… Continue reading

Joint Press Conference with Acting Prime Minister, Treasurer Wayne Swan – Agreement with New South Wales on an NDIS launch site, negotiations with the Victorian Government, the record of the former Liberal Government on industrial relations, productivity

TREASURER: The Prime Minister has been so intent on ensuring that we reach agreement with state leaders across the political divide to put in place the launch site for a National Disability Insurance Scheme. I’m pleased to say today that… Continue reading

National Disability Insurance Scheme

E & OE – Proof only TONY EASTLEY: The Federal Disability Reform Minister, Jenny Macklin, is speaking here to Naomi Woodley. JENNY MACKLIN: We’ve certainly started discussions on the longer term funding of the scheme. But let’s not get diverted… Continue reading

National Disability Insurance Scheme

E & OE – Proof only LEON BYNER: Jenny, first of all, the one thing that surprised me was when one of our MLCs in the upper house who is disabled herself, who also represents disability people, has made the… Continue reading

National Disability Insurance Scheme

WALLEED ALY: Jenny Macklin, you’d have to say that thousands of Australians with disabilities and with family members with disabilities have every reason to be pretty disappointed about today’s announcement because you went into COAG today looking to announce four… Continue reading