Transcripts by The Hon Scott Morrison MP

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE HADLEY: …I had a text exchange with him yesterday when I didn’t work, he was seeking to come onto the programme before Monday so the invitation was extended to come on, he is now in our Canberra studio so… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: Well thanks for coming along and being here for what was an important speech today. This has been a very challenging and traumatic week, I think for certainly the Liberal Party and the National Party, the Coalition… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Ray. I’m a happy shark today. HADLEY: Yes I got your text yesterday, you were sitting with Mario. I hope you left Mario Fenech alone while your Sharks were demolishing his South Sydney Rabbitohs. MINISTER MORRISON:… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE QUESTION: Is a leadership challenge inevitable? MINISTER MORRISON: I have no idea. QUESTION: Do you think Malcolm Turnbull should rule out a leadership challenge so this chatter goes away? MINISTER MORRISON: They are matters for him, I am not… Continue reading

The Bolt Report, with Andrew Bolt

E&OE ANDREW BOLT: Scott Morrison is now the Social Services Minister and joins me. Thanks for your time. Can Europe stop the boats like we’ve done here? MINISTER MORRISON: Well, I think the situations are quite different, but there are… Continue reading

Press conference

With The Hon. Peter Dutton MP Minister for Immigration, Senator The Hon. Concetta Fierravanti-Wells Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Social Services and Paris Aristotle Refugee Resettlement Advisory Council E&OE PETER DUTTON: Ladies and gentlemen thank you very much for… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: This morning I’ll be joining with the Prime Minister, Minister Dutton and Senator Fierravanti-Wells. We will be joining with community leaders from across the various communities who most importantly have family and friends and people they know… Continue reading

Sky News AM Agenda with Kieran Gilbert

E&OE KIERAN GILBERT: Minister Morrison good to see you we have got a lot to talk about in terms of the resettlement of refugees and I want to get to that in a moment. First though the political story of… Continue reading

2GB Ben Fordham

E&OE BEN FORDHAM: Minister good afternoon. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Ben, how are you? FORDHAM: I’m good, good to talk to you. You guys have got some interesting figures to talk about today. More than 17,000 new jobs have been created… Continue reading

Sky News PM Agenda

E&OE DAVID SPEERS: Minister thanks for your time, and thanks for waiting with us while we have had a few technical issues here, we appreciate your time this afternoon. MINISTER MORRISON: Hi David. SPEERS: So this Bill was rejected by… Continue reading

ABC AM with Michael Brissenden

E&OE MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: Mr Morrison, good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: Good morning, Michael. MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: We’ll get to what you’ll do with the 12,000 in a minute, but what about the Syrians who are already in the country waiting for their… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE QUESTION: Four week wait for the dole programme was defeated in the Senate last night, what is next for this bill? MINISTER MORRISON: Well it didn’t surprise me that Labor and the Greens once again teamed up to prevent… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE QUESTION: The four week waiting period, Labor seems to not have changed its mind when it comes to young people on the dole. Do you have the numbers with the crossbench to get that through? I believe it is… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

RAY HADLEY: Minister good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: Good morning Ray. HADLEY: You are announcing a review into illegal offshore gambling. Now I mean no disrespect about this but I would think that you would never have had a bet in… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: I am very pleased to announce today that the government is following through on our election commitment to undertake a review into illegal offshore wagering with the Honourable Barry O’Farrell, former Premier of New South Wales, will… Continue reading

ABC AM

E&OE MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: The Government’s planned changes to paid parental leave will come under scrutiny again today. A senate inquiry will hear evidence from some of those middle income parents who will be hardest hit by the Government’s decision to… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE RAY HADLEY: Good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: G ‘day Ray. HADLEY: Two Cabinet Ministers have apparently told Fairfax that talks have been held about dumping Joe Hockey as Treasurer if the Canning by election goes badly for the Government on… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE RAY HADLEY: Minister, Good Morning. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Ray, good to be with you again. HADLEY: Ok, Tony Burke – ‘Tony Perk’ is on the front page of the newspapers again over his expenses. Now I know we had… Continue reading

3AW Neil Mitchell

E&OE NEIL MITCHELL: Scott Morrison good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Neil, good to be here again. MITCHELL: Thank you for coming in. Could we get the politics out of the way first, do you know they are calling your Prime… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE MINISTER MORRISON: Thank you for coming to this exciting facility, also to be here to launch the ‘Australia welfare 2015’. This is a very important report and obviously the Government has looked at it very closely and much of… Continue reading

2GB Ray Hadley

E&OE RAY HADLEY: Minister good morning. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Ray. RAY HADLEY: Firstly in an article not related to your portfolio but you have no doubt seen the pictures and the vision of the Auburn Deputy Mayor Salim Mehajer over… Continue reading

2GB Miranda Devine

E&OE MIRANDA DEVINE: Good evening Minister. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Miranda. How are you? I’m just heading back from the Netball World Cup where the girls had a great win out there at Homebush so congratulations to all the girls, a… Continue reading

Doorstop interview

E&OE QUESTION: Minister Morrison after you have heard George Brandis’ arguments against the idea of a referendum are you coming around to his way of thinking? MINISTER MORRISON: Those matters were dealt with last week. The government’s focus is on… Continue reading

Press conference

E&OEMINISTER MORRISON: I’m delighted to be here at Common Ground today in Adelaide and I want to commend everyone who has been involved in this very successful series of projects here in South Australia. This is exactly the sort of… Continue reading

5AA Leon Byner

E&OE LEON BYNER: Scott thanks for joining us today. MINISTER MORRISON: G’day Leon it is great to be here in Adelaide again. BYNER: Good now if you got a question for the Minister 8223 0000. But before we get to… Continue reading