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Wayne Swan

Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer

3 December 2007 - 27 June 2013

2009 Transcripts

2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013

156 23/12/2009 Receipt of Henry Tax Review - Doorstop Interview, Sydney
155 20/12/2009 Mary MacKillop; AHS Centaur; Henry Tax Review; Copenhagen agreement - Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra
154 17/12/2009 National Accounts; Westpac's interest rate rise; tax ruling on foreign investors - Interview with Sabra Lane, AM Program, ABC Radio
153 10/12/2009 Foreign investment; Tony Abbott's climate change gaffe; unemployment figures - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
152 04/12/2009 Liberal Party approach to economy; CBA and Reserve Bank interest rate rise; NSW Premier; Alcoa job losses - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
151 01/12/2009 Reserve Bank interest rate rise; housing supply; Liberal leadership - Doorstop Interview, Canberra
150 28/11/2009 CPRS; Hockey on CPRS; Liberal leadership - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
149 12/11/2009 APEC Finance Ministers' Meeting; employment data; global economic outlook - Doorstop Interview, Singapore
148 08/11/2009 The G20 Finance Ministers' Meeting; Economic stimulus and the economy; The global financial crisis; Peter Costello - Interview with Barrie Cassidy, ABC Insiders Program
147 03/11/2009 Reserve Bank interest rate rise; Housing - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
146 03/11/2009 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook; Newspoll - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, AM Program, ABC Radio
145 02/11/2009 Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook - Press Conference, Parliament House
144 28/10/2009 Consumer Price Index - Press Conference, Parliament House
143 23/10/2009 Treasurer's meeting; housing supply; States clawing back pension increase; stimulus spending on infrastructure; Malcolm Turnbull's leadership - Doorstop Interview, Canberra
142 15/10/2009 New housing development in Brisbane; NAB announcement to abolish some fees; mortgage interest rates; Australian dollar; economic stimulus - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
141 13/10/2009 Hobart Community Cabinet; Ross Garnaut's comments on the Economic Stimulus Package; The ETS and power prices - Doorstop Interview, Hobart
140 12/10/2009 $3.2 billion hole in the Liberal Party and Frontier Economics proposal; Residential Mortgage Backed Securities announcement; Liberals delaying CPRS; Ken Henry; mortgage interest rates - Doorstop Interview, Sydney
139 11/10/2009 'Welcoming the Babies' community event; Residential Mortgage Backed Securities announcement; Liberals delaying CPRS; Ken Henry's testimony on unemployment; mortgage interest rates - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
138 09/10/2009 Employment figures; Ken Henry's testimony to the Economic Stimulus Committee - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
137 06/10/2009 Reserve Bank interest rate decision - Press Conference, Parliament House
136 07/10/2009 Peter Costello's resignation - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
135 07/10/2009 Indigenous Employment and Careers Expo; Reserve Bank interest rate decision; Liberal Party threat to block CPRS vote; Godwin Grech - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
134 07/10/2009 Reserve Bank decision; Godwin Grech; Liberal Party threat to block; CPRS vote - Interview with Alexandra Kirk, ABC Radio
133 05/10/2009 Economic Stimulus; ANZ jobs figures; Peter Dutton preselection loss - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
132 29/09/2009 Final Budget Outcome 2008-09; Reserve Bank Governor's testimony; Defence spending; Pension increase - Press Conference, Parliament House
131 29/09/2009 Reserve Bank Governor's testimony; pension increase; Final Budget Outcome - Interview with Emma Griffiths, ABC Radio AM Program
130 27/09/2009 Economic stimulus; G20 Leaders' and Finance Ministers' meeting in Pittsburgh; executive pay; Climate Change; Global Financial Crisis - Interview on Meet The Press in New York, New York, USA
129 26/09/2009 G20 Leaders' and Finance Ministers' meeting in Pittsburgh; executive pay; climate change - Interview with David Speers on Sky News, Pittsburgh, USA
128 Treasurer's meetings with Secretary Geithner, Chairman Bernanke in Washington, G20 Leaders' and Finance Ministers' meeting in Pittsburgh; Executive Pay; Global Financial Crisis; Bank Guarantee - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC National Radio [25
127 24/09/2009 G20 Summit in Pittsburgh; NRL Grand Final - Interview with Damien Hale and James Sadler, Radio 104.1, Northern Territory
126 22/09/2009 G20 Leaders' meeting in Pittsburgh; CPRS Legislation; Newspoll - Doorstop Interview, Sydney
125 15/09/2009 One year anniversary of Lehman Brothers collapse; President Obama's remarks overnight - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National
124 12/09/2009 One year since Lehman Brothers collapse; Turnbull revives Workchoices, US Ambassador Appointment. - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
123 09/09/2009 G20 Finance Minister's meeting; Economic Stimulus; Prostate Cancer Awareness Month - Doorstop Interview, House of Representatives Entrance, Parliament House, Canberra
122 09/09/2009 Economic stimulus; G20 Finance Ministers' meeting; Prostate Cancer awareness month - Interview with Mike Carlton, Radio 2UE, Sydney
121 06/09/2009 G20 Finance Ministers' Meeting; Stimulus - Interview with Barrie Cassidy, ABC Insiders
120 02/09/2009 June Quarter National Accounts, Stimulus, Bank Guarantee - Press Conference, Parliament House
119 01/09/2009 Economic stimulus, unemployment outlook, prostate cancer awareness month - Interview with Ian and Jamie, Radio 4BC, Brisbane
118 31/08/2009 Economic stimulus; Interest rates - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
117 31/08/2009 Economic Stimulus - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
116 18/08/2009 Economic Stimulus - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
115 07/08/2009 Reserve Banks statement on monetary policy; stimulus; Malcolm Turnbull - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
114 06/08/2009 Jobs data; Malcolm Turnbull and Utegate; Liberal leadership - Interview with John Stanley , Radio 2UE, Sydney
113 04/08/2009 Auditor General's report - Doorstop Interview, Sydney
112 03/08/2009 Interest rates; health and hospitals reform; ALP conference; Henry Review; Auditor General's report on Ozcar - Interview with Laurie Oakes, 9 Sunday Program
111 31/07/2009 President Obama's economy speech; Australian economy; Green jobs announcement - Doorstop Interview, Sydney
110 22/07/2009 CPI Figures; Targeting Tax Crime; ALP National Conference; nuclear energy - Press Conference, Parliament House
109 21/07/2009 Access Economics Report - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
108 20/07/2009 State of Origin; living in Brisbane; visit to Wollongong, Lismore and Grafton; notable treasurers; homelessness and Blankets for Brisbane - Interview with Liam and Robbie, Radio 96.5, Brisbane
107 14/07/2009 Newspoll; Stern Hu - Doorstop Interview, Canberra
106 09/07/2009 Charity Lunch for Westpac Helicopter Rescue and Our Kids; Economic stimulus; Labour force figures; IMF report; Small business - Doorstop Interview, Lismore
105 09/07/2009 Visit to Grafton; Unemployment rate; Economic stimulus; Commodity Prices; Fiscal policy exit strategies; Interest rates; Prostate cancer - Interview with Richie Williamson, Radio 2GF, Grafton
104 08/07/2009 Visit to Wollongong; Economic stimulus; Westpac consumer sentiment; Maldon-Dombarton rail link study; Minimum wage decision - Joint Press Conference, City Beach Function Centre, Wollongong
103 08/07/2009 Visit to Wollongong; Stimulus; Infrastructure funding; Minimum wage decision; Financial service - Interview with Peter Riley, Radio ABC 97.3 Illawarra
102 01/07/2009 Tax cuts; Education Tax Refund; Retail sales; Joe Hockey's comments - Doorstop Interview, Nundah Shopping Village, Nundah
101 01/07/2009 Tax cuts; Joe Hockey's comments; Fair Work Act - Interview with Mike Carlton and Sandy Aloisi, Radio 2UE, Sydney
100 22/06/2009 OzCar - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National Breakfast
099 21/06/2009 OzCar; Announcement regarding borrowers in distress; Peter Costello - Interview with Laurie Oakes, Today on Sunday, Channel Nine
098 20/06/2009 OzCar - Doorstop Interview, Electorate Office
097 19/06/2009 OzCar; Malcolm Turnbull threatening staff at Mid-Winter Ball - Press Conference, Parliament House, Canberra
096 17/06/2009 Australian Business Investment Partnership; ABCC - Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra
095 15/06/2009 Address to CEDA 'State of the Nation' Conference; Interest Rates; Henry Review; Economic Stimulus - Doorstop Interview, CEDA 'State of the Nation' Conference, Canberra
094 12/06/2009 Commonwealth Bank/Interest Rates; School Funding - Doorstop Interview, Nundah
093 10/06/2009 Consumer Sentiment; Nation Building for Recovery - Doorstop Interview, Waterfront Place, Brisbane
092 07/06/2009 Reshuffle; PM's Ute; National Accounts; CPRS; Chinese Investment; Cigarette Tax; Parliamentary Behaviour - Interview with Paul Bongiorno, Meet the Press, Channel Ten
091 05/06/2009 Exodus Foundation; Rio Tinto/Chinalco; Joel Fitzgibbon; Professor Chris O'Brien - Doorstop Interview, Exodus Foundation, Sydney
090 04/06/2009 State of Origin, National Accounts - Interview with Mike Carlton and Sandy Aloisi, Radio 2UE, Sydney
089 03/06/2009 National Accounts - Interview with Kerry O'Brien, ABC TV 7.30 Report
088 03/06/2009 National Accounts; ACTU Congress; Joel Fitzgibbon - Joint Press Conference with the Prime Minister, Parliament House, Canberra
087 26/05/2009 Rio Tinto, National Accounts, Employee Share Scheme, Coalition Split on CPRS - Doorstop Interview, Hyatt Hotel, Canberra
086 25/05/2009 Pension Age; Employee Share Scheme - Interview with Emma Griffiths, ABC Radio AM Program
085 22/05/2009 School Pride Program; Infrastructure Investment; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme - Doorstop Interview, Palmerston, Northern Territory
084 21/05/2009 WA Chamber of Commerce Budget address; Dutton Private Health Insurance Comments; Employee Share Scheme; Tax Bonus; Medicare Rebate; Senator Xenophon/Petrol Discounting
083 20/05/2009 Budget; Private Health Insurance Rebates; Travel Allowance; Infrastructure Investment - Interview with Leon Byner, Radio 5AA Adelaide
082 18/05/2009 Budget; Peter Costello and Liberal Leadership; Ministerial Travel; Great Southern - Interview with Jon Faine, 774 ABC Melbourne
081 16/05/2009 Gold Coast Light Rail Project; 2009 Budget; Global Recession; Mr Howard's Comments; Federal Opposition - Doorstop Interview, Gold Coast Convention Centre
080 13/05/2009 2009 Budget - Question and Answer Session, National Press Club, Canberra
079 13/05/2009 2009 Budget - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National Breakfast
078 13/05/2009 2009 Budget - Interview with Karl Stefanovic, Today Show, Channel Nine
077 12/05/2009 2009 Budget - Doorstop Interview, Parliament House Canberra
076 11/05/2009 2009 Budget, Pension Increase - Interview with Kieran Gilbert, Sky News AM Agenda
075 11/05/2009 2009 Budget - Interview with Mike Carlton & Sandy Aloisi, Radio 2UE, Sydney
074 10/05/2009 Paid Parental Leave; Single Mother's Pension; Revenue Write-Downs; Private Health Insurance; Opposition Deficit & Debt Con; Tax Cuts; Infrastructure Spend - Interview with Laurie Oakes, Today on Sunday, Channel Nine
073 09/05/2009 US Jobs; Changes to Announced Policies; Budget Speculation - Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra
072 08/05/2009 Thanks to Treasury Staff; Statement on Monetary Policy; Opposition Debt Comments; Budget Speculation - Doorstop Interview, The Treasury, Canberra
071 07/05/2009 Retail Sales Figures; Economic Stimulus; Debt; Labour Force Figures; Budget Speculation - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National Breakfast
070 06/05/2009 Deficit; Budget Speculation/Superannuation - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
069 05/05/2009 RBA Decision; Turnbull's $177 Billion Debt Con; Budget Speculation; Emissions Trading Scheme - Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra
068 03/05/2009 Global Economy; Budget Speculation; Industrial Relations; Defence White Paper; Chinalco - Interview with Barrie Cassidy, ABC TV Insiders Program
067 01/05/2009 Turnbull Comments; Unemployment and Revenue Write-Downs in Upcoming Budget; Global Recession - Doorstop Interview, Farrer Place, Sydney
066 28/04/2009 Budget Methodology; Access Economics Report; Electoral Allowance - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
065 26/04/2009 Budget Speculation; G20 and IMF Meetings - Interview with Paul Bongiorno, Meet The Press, Channel Ten
064 24/04/2009 G-20 Finance Ministers' Meeting; Budget Speculation - Doorstop Interview, The White House, Washington DC
063 23/04/2009 IMF World Economic Outlook - Press Conference, Parliament House, Canberra
062 23/04/2009 IMF Report; Budget; Interest Rates; Asylum Seekers - Interview with Karl Stefanovic, Today Show, Channel Nine
061 22/04/2009 CPI; Recession; Budget Speculation; G20 Washington Meeting - Interview with David Speers, Sky News PM Agenda
060 22/04/2009 CPI; Budget Speculation; IMF Forecasts; Dividend Imputation - Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra
059 21/04/2009 Recession; Budget Speculation; Forecasts; Interest Rates/Banks; IMF Meeting - Interview with Ali Moore, ABC TV 7.30 Report
058 22/04/2009 Budget Speculation; IMF Report - Interview with Mike Carlton & Sandy Aloisi, Radio 2UE, Sydney
057 21/04/2009 Recession; IMF Forecasts - Interview with Sabra Lane, ABC Radio AM Program
056 15/04/2009 Alcopops Legislation; Opposition Obstruction - Joint Press Conference with the Minister for Health, Parliament House, Canberra
055 08/04/2009 RBA Rate Cut/Banks; National Broadband Network - Interview with Mike Carlton & Sandy Aloisi, Radio 2UE, Sydney
054 07/04/2009 Earthquake in Italy; National Broadband Network - Joint Press Conference, Parliament House, Canberra
053 06/04/2009 Tax Bonus Payments; Interest Rates; ANZ Job Ads; UN Security Council; Hockey Budget Comments - Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra
052 06/04/2009 Tax Bonus Payments; Prime Minister’s RAAF Flight - Interview with Joe O'Brien, ABC2 Breakfast News
051 03/04/2009 G20 Leaders' Meeting - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
050 03/04/2009 G20 Leaders' Meeting - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC radio National Breakfast
049 03/04/2009 G20 Leaders' meeting - Interview with Mike Carlton & Sandy Aloisi, Radio 2UE, Sydney
048 01/04/2009 Retail Sales Data; Economic Stimulus Packages; OECD Forecasts; G20 Meeting; Global Financial Crisis - Interview with Leigh Sales
047 30/03/2009 Bilateral Visit to Japan; G20 Leaders’ Meeting; Global Economy; Foreign Investment; Australian Economy; Interest Rates - Interview with Bloomberg TV, Tokyo, Japan
046 28/03/2009 PAYG cut for small business, First Home Owners Boost, Foreign investment - Doorstop Interview, Vagelis Cafe and Bar, Brisbane
045 25/03/2009 Loan Council Meeting; Ministerial Council Meeting - Joint Press Conference with The Hon Andrew Fraser, Treasurer of Queensland and The Hon Troy Buswell, Treasurer of Western Australia, Parliament House, Canberra
044 23/03/2009 Global Recession; G20 Finance Ministers' Meeting; G20 Leaders' Meeting - Interview with Jim Middleton, Australia Network
043 23/03/2009 Global Recession; 2009 Budget; G20 Meeting
042 20/03/2009 IMF Report; Global Recession; Labour Force Forecasts; Economic Stimulus Packages; Fair Work Bill; Queensland Election - Interview with David Speers, Sky News
041 18/03/2009 Executive Salaries; ABIP; Economic Stimulus Packages
040 18/03/2009 ABIP; Global Recession; G20 Finance Ministers' Meeting - Interview with Marius Benson, ABC NewsRadio
039 15/03/2009 G-20 Finance Ministers’ Meeting; IMF; Unemployment; Bank Guarantee; Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme - Interview with Barrie Cassidy, ABC TV Insiders
038 12/03/2009 G20 Finance Ministers' Meeting, Australian Economy, Australian Labour Force Forecast - Doorstop Interview, London
037 05/03/2009 National Accounts; Economic Security Strategy; Bank Lending - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC radio National Breakfast, Canberra
036 04/03/2009 National Accounts, Economic Security Strategy, Emissions Trading Scheme, Interest Rates, Executive Salaries, 2009 Budget - Press Conference, Parliament House, Canberra
035 04/03/2009 National Accounts; Economic Security Strategy - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
034 03/03/2009 RBA Decision on Interest Rates; Retail Trade Figures; National Accounts; Economic Security Strategy; Chinalco; Short Selling - Press Conference, Commonwealth Offices, Sydney
033 02/03/2009 US Growth Figures; Chinalco; Interest Rates; National Accounts - Doorstop Interview, Farrer Place, Sydney
032 27/02/2009 Woolworths jobs announcement; Economic Security Strategy; Pacific Brands executive pay; Chinalco; Prime Minister's trip to Washington - Doorstop Interview, Commonwealth Offices, Melbourne
031 26/02/2009 Pacific Brands; Global Recession; Economic Security Strategy; Nation Building and Jobs Plan; Budget - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
030 23/02/2009 Global Recession; Bank Lending; Economic Stimulus Packages; Payroll Tax; Henry Review - Interview with Greg Cary, Radio 4BC, Brisbane
029 National Day of Mourning; Shadow Treasury position; economic security strategy; nation building and jobs plan; Australian building and investment partnership; interest rates; CPRS; Rio Tinto/Chinalco - Interview with Paul Bongiorno, Meet The Pres
028 18/02/2009 Retail Sales Figures for the December Quarter; Joe Hockey's claims 'Australians have never been richer'; Foreign Investment; Virgin Blue Job Losses; Interest Rates - Doorstop Interview, Commonwealth Offices, Sydney
027 17/02/2009 Nation Building and Jobs Plan; Shadow Treasury Position; Rio Tinto/OZ Minerals - Doorstop Interview, Brisbane
026 14/02/2009 Nation Building and Jobs Plan, Liberal Party leadership - Doorstop interview, Nundah, Brisbane
025 13/02/2009 Nation Building and Jobs Plan, Rio Tinto/Chinalco - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
024 13/02/2009 Nation Building and Jobs Plan; Jobs; Rio Tinto/Chinalco - Interview with Mike Carlton & Sandy Aloisi, Radio 2UE, Sydney
023 12/02/2009 Victorian Bushfires; Nation Building and Jobs Plan; Jobs; Rio Tinto/Chinalco - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National Breakfast
022 09/02/2009 Victorian Bushfires; North Queensland Floods - Interview with Paula Tapiolas, ABC Radio Far North Queensland
021 09/02/2009 Queensland floods; flood relief efforts - Doorstop Interview, Ingham
020 07/02/2009 Nation Building and Jobs Plan; Assistance for Queensland Floods Victims - Doorstop Interview, Kedron State School, Brisbane
019 04/02/2009 Nation Building and Jobs Plan - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio AM Program
018 03/02/2009 Nation Building and Jobs Plan, Economic Security Strategy, Temporary Deficit, Banks - Doorstop Interview, Parliament House, Canberra
017 02/02/2009 Tax receipts; budget deficit; fiscal stimulus; The Monthly essay; income tax; political donations; unemployment - Joint Press Conference, Parliament House, Canberra
016 02/02/2009 Global Recession; Economic Security Strategy - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC Radio, AM Program
015 01/02/2009 Global Recession; Economic Security Strategy; Tax Cuts; Infrastructure; Survey on Spending - Interview with Laurie Oakes, Today on Sunday, Channel Nine
014 29/01/2009 Economic Security Strategy; IMF Report - Interview with Alexandra Kirk, ABC AM Program
013 29/01/2009 IMF Report; Global Recession; Economic Security Strategy; Deficits; Jobs - Interview with Fran Kelly, ABC Radio National Breakfast
012 28/01/2009 CPI; Global Financial Crisis; Economic Security Strategy; Inflation; Australian Business Investment Partnership - Press Conference, Parliament House, Canberra
011 24/01/2009 G'Day USA; global financial crisis - Interview with Melissa Lee, CNBC, New York
010 23/01/2009 Trip to New York; global financial crisis; foreign banks - Interview with Steve Price, Radio 2UE, Sydney
009 22/01/2009 Trip to New York; foreign banks; global financial crisis - Doorstop Interview, Sydney Airport
008 21/01/2009 BHP; global financial crisis; fiscal stimulus; President Obama's inauguration - Doorstop Interview, Sydney
007 20/01/2009 Health funding; Economic Security Strategy; Access Economics report; global financial crisis; Infrastructure Australia - Interview with Leon Byner, Radio 5AA, Adelaide
006 19/01/2009 Access Economics' report; global financial crisis; fiscal stimulus - Interview with Ali Moore, 7.30 Report, ABC TV
005 19/01/2009 Lance Armstrong's LiveSTRONG, Access Economics report; global financial crisis; Economic Security Strategy; New South Wales Government; First Home Owners Boost - Doorstop Interview, Farrer Place, Sydney
004 19/01/2009 Access Economics' report; global financial crisis; Economic Security Strategy - Interview with Hayden Cooper, ABC Radio AM Program
003 19/01/2009 Access Economics' report; global financial crisis; Economic Security Strategy; bank lending; industrial relations - Interview with Alan Jones, Radio 2GB, Sydney
002 13/01/2009 Prostate Cancer Research Centre; Global financial crisis; Economic Security Strategy, Matthew Hayden - Doorstop Interview, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane
001 05/01/2009 Visit to Biocane Mill; Economic Security Strategy - Doorstop Interview, Biocane Mill, Sunshine Coast, Queensland