Transcripts by The Hon Kevin Andrews MP

ABC 936 Hobart with Ryk Goddard

E&OE…………………………………… RYK GODDARD: Last week we heard about a relationship between the Government that didn’t seem to be working to anyone’s benefit. This was Julia…

2GB with Ray Hadley

E&OE……………………… RAY HADLEY: Despite spending long periods overseas, lying about having cancer and faking his father’s death, 54 year old Ali Mahmood started receiving welfare…

ABC NewsRadio with Marius Benson

E&OE…………………………… SANDY ALOISI: Well the Prime Minister moved to hit the reset button for his government on Monday to set a new direction after what…

Sky Viewpoint with Chris Kenny

E&OE CHRIS KENNY: First up I want to talk about the fallout from the Victorian election and the ongoing problems that tough few weeks, well…

3AW DRIVE with Tom Elliott

E&OE TOM ELLIOTT: Earlier on in the program I mentioned the day that my daughter came home, almost five years ago from the hospital after…

The World Today – ABC

E&OE……………………………… NICK GRIMM: The Federal Minister for Social Services Kevin Andrews says the Government will need to spend at least a billion dollars to rebuild…

ABC NewsRadio

E&OE SANDY ALOISI: (Inaudible) a review of pension recipients aged under 35 has found that 5000 people now receiving the DSP are able to work,…

5AA Mornings with Leon Byner

E&OE LEON BYNER: Well as you know the Federal Government put through a Federal Budget, most of which has gone through. But some of the…

ABC 774 Drive with Patricia Karvelas

E&OE PATRICIA KARVELAS: Now while the nation’s eyes are on the terror laws, the Abbott Government has listed two social security budget bills for debate…

Sky PM Agenda with David Speers

E&OE DAVID SPEERS: Minister thanks for your time. Firstly on the work for the dole changes the government is seeking, are you having much success…

ABC NewsRadio with Marius Benson

E&OE SANDY ALOISI: Federal Politicians are back in Canberra this week after the five week winter break with the Budget battle set to enter a…

Sky News

E&OE REPORTER: Tim good morning to you and good morning to Minister Kevin Andrews. MINISTER ANDREWS: Morning. REPORTER: First of all just explain to us…

2UE with Tim Webster

E&OE TIM WEBSTER: Well on Sky News this morning we watched them go and on what looked like a pretty chilly morning in Moree, this…

ABC Radio National

E&OE NATASHA MITCHELL: First up this morning, a Federal Minister with a lot on his plate right now. The Minister for Social Services, Kevin, Andrews,…

ABC NewsRadio

E&OE SANDY ALOISI: (Inaudible) but today attention will be in another area of government change with the first roundtable gathering to consider the review of…

ABC Radio National Drive

E&OE WALEED ALY: One of the Cabinet Ministers… who has several measures of his own in the Budget is Social Services Minister Kevin Andrews and…

ABC 774, Drive

E&OE PATRICIA KARVELAS: Mr Andrews welcome to the program. MINISTER ANDREWS: Thank you Patricia. PATRICIA KARVELAS: Last week I heard a speech by Treasurer Joe…

Sky News – Richo Program

E&OE GRAHAM RICHARDSON: And thanks for staying with us here on Richo. In, I’m not sure, it’s from our Melbourne Studio I think is Kevin…

ABC 24, Capital Hill

E&OE MARK SIMKIN: Well, six weeks of consultation have now begun. The Social Services Minister is obviously attracted to many of the interim recommendations. He…

ABC 7:30 with Sarah Ferguson

E & OE SARAH FERGUSON: Australia’s $100 billion welfare system is facing its most significant overhaul in 15 years. In its first interim Report the…

ABC AM

E&OE CHRIS UHLMANN: Kevin Andrews is the Social Services Minister. Kevin Andrews, how many people do you believe are on disability pensions that shouldn’t be…