July 23, 2017 | Media

Transcript – ABC News 24 Doorstop

E&OE… Now, let\’s go to Canberra, where Liberal Senator Zed Seselja is speaking. Zed Seselja Sees record funding under this package, it was always going to and it’s a good result for our government sector here in the ACT. The particular concerns are in the non-government sector, in the Catholic and independent sector under the model.  I stood up in …

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June 23, 2017 | Media

Seselja negotiates extra $57 million for ACT Schools

Liberal Senator for the ACT, Zed Seselja, has negotiated $57.9 million for the ACT to give local Catholic and Independent schools funding certainty and to assist with the transition to the new model while key reviews are undertaken. This is on top of record Commonwealth funding for ACT non-government schools of $780 million over the next four years. “Since the …

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June 21, 2017 | Media

Australia’s refugee settlement success story continues

Australia’s successful refugee settlement story has reached another milestone with communities ready to welcome the last families of the additional intake of 12,000 Syrian and Iraqi refugees which was announced in 2015. All visas for this additional intake were granted by March this year and it is anticipated that the final families of the 12,000 will arrive in Australia shortly. …

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June 21, 2017 | Media

Queen’s Birthday Honour List

It was pleasing to see the good work of Canberrans be acknowledged publicly in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list on Monday. It is a significant achievement to be awarded a Queens Birthday Honour Award  – one which I am sure each of the recipients did not necessarily aspire to in making the contribution they made.  A full list of ACT …

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June 21, 2017 | Media

Senator Seselja praises local commemorative projects

Senator for the ACT, Zed Seselja, today announced two Canberra organisations would receive Government funding to support local community projects that honoured Australia’s military history. Senator Seselja congratulated No 37 Squadron (RAAF) Association who received $1,770 and Dominion Yachtsmen Scheme 1939 – 1945 who received $1,769 to install plaques at the RAAF Memorial Grove in Majura and the Australian War Memorial as part of …

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June 20, 2017 | Media

Transcript – Sky News AM Agenda

E&OE… Kieran Gilbert This is AM Agenda.  With me now is Liberal frontbencher, Senator Zed Seselja.  School’s plan, are you comfortable with that as a conservative? Do you feel… Others like Senator Back and Senator Abetz, Kevin Andrews raising concerns.  Are you ok with the Birmingham reforms? Senator Seselja Well obviously backbenchers are obviously free to raise their concerns. That’s …

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June 19, 2017 | Media

Transcript – ABC Canberra

E&OE… Dan Bourchier Well there’s been a lot of discussion about politics, particularly in the last week, some really big items that are being discussed including Gonski 2.0, foreign donations, and the response to the Finkel energy report. To discuss that, here are Canberra Liberal Senator Zed Seselja and Labor MP for Fenner Andrew Leigh. Good morning to you both. …

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June 19, 2017 | Media

Transcript – ABC Canberra Political Panel

E&OE… Dan Bourchier: Well there’s been a lot of discussion about politics, particularly in the last week, some really big items that are being discussed including Gonski 2.0, foreign donations, and the response to the Finkel energy report. To discuss that, here are Canberra Liberal Senator Zed Seselja and Labor MP for Fenner Andrew Leigh. Good morning to you both. …

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June 15, 2017 | Media

Transcript – Sky News AM Agenda

E&OE… Kieran Gilbert Now back to Local news and Zed Seselja, Assistant Social Services Minister, with me this morning.  You were reported in the Daily Telegraph as holding concerns about the clean energy target and the Finkel… model.  It’s not really a policy it’s just a report to Government at this stage. Senator Zed Seselja Well that’s right Kieran.  There’s …

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June 10, 2017 | Media

Transcript – Weekend Sunrise

E&OE… ANDREW O’KEEFE: Joining us to discuss parole laws and the greater issue of how to counter homegrown terror threats, we are joined by Federal Multicultural Affairs Minister, Senator Zed Seselja, terrorism and radicalisation expert Anooshe Mushtaq in Canberra – MONIQUE WRIGHT: And in Sydney, senior criminal lawyer, Manny Conditsis, who once represented the Lindt Cafe gunman Man Haron Monis. …

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