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Chris Bowen

Assistant Treasurer and Minister for Competition Policy and Consumer Affairs

3 December 2007 - 8 June 2009

2008 Transcripts

2007 | 2008 | 2009

081 22/12/2008 GroceryChoice, petrol prices, razor gang - Interview with John Stanley, 2UE
080 10/12/2008 Petrol Prices, Petrol Commissioner - Interview with Garth Russell, ABC Radio Newcastle
079 08/12/2008 Economic Security Package, pension reform - Interview with Peter Maher, 3AW
078 08/12/2008 Economic Security Package - Interview with Philip Clark, 2GB
077 07/12/2008 $10.4 billion Economic Security Package - Interview with Luke Bona, 2GB
076 02/12/2008 Global Financial Crisis, National Accounts, Budgets, economic cycle - Interview with Virginia Trioli, News Breakfast ABC 2
075 25/11/2008 Grocery Choice, paid maternity leave, Work Choices - Interview with Steve Chase, ABC Newsradio
074 12/11/2008 Ken Henry, FuelWatch, Car plan - Interview with Kieran Gilbert, Skynews Agenda
073 12/11/2008 Growth forecast, G20, Chinese fiscal stimulus, interest rates, unemployment - Interview with Karen Tso, CNBC Squawk Box
072 06/11/2008 MYEFO, Budget surplus, infrastructure spending, employment, U.S. Presidential election - Interview with Deborah Cameron, ABC Radio Sydney 702
071 05/11/2008 MYEFO, Budget surplus, unemployment, economic growth, infrastructure spending - Interview with John Stanley, 2UE
070 02/11/2008 US Presidential election, Fuelwatch, cartels, deposit guarantee, interest rates - Interview with Meet the Press, Channel Ten
069 30/10/2008 Petrol, independent retailers, oil code, predatory pricing, cartels, creeping acquisitions, Informed Sources, Fuelwatch, credit card surcharges - Interview with John Stanley, 2UE
068 29/10/2008 Financial Crisis, deposit guarantee, APRA funding - Interview with Ali Moore, ABC 774 AM
067 28/10/2008 Cartels, deposit guarantee, market-linked investments - Interview with Leon Byner, 5AA
066 28/10/2008 Global Financial Crisis, deposit guarantee, APRA funding, market-linked investments - Interview with Tony Jones, ABC TV Lateline
065 27/10/2008 Cartels, petrol prices, FuelWatch - Interview with Gary Hargraves, 4BC
064 27/10/2008 Global Financial Crisis, mortgage and investment funds, cartels, petrol - Interview with Phillip Clark, 2GB
063 27/10/2008 Cartels, Financial Crisis, Australian dollar, FuelWatch, petrol - Interview with John Stanley, 2UE
062 27/10/2008 Cartels, Financial Crisis, Julie Bishop, Plagiarism - Doorstop Interview, Cresent Park, Fairfield
061 26/10/2008 Financial crisis, deposit guarantee, Centrelink, tax havens - Interview with Helen Dalley, Sky News
060 16/10/2008 Global economy, executive remuneration, MYEFO - Interview with Marius Benson, ABC News Radio
059 13/10/2008 Global economy, deposit guarantee, Australian subsidiaries of foreign banks, non-deposit taking institutions, property prices - Interview with Madonna King, ABC 612
058 13/10/2008 Global economy, deposit guarantee, Australian subsidiaries of foreign banks, superannuation - Steve Price & Ross Greenwood, 2UE
057 13/10/2008 Financial crisis, deposit-guarantees, offshore borrowing, budget surplus - Interview with Ali Moore, 774 ABC, Melbourne
056 09/10/2008 Interest rates, Reserve Bank of Australia, consumer confidence, China, Joe Hockey - Interview with Kieran Gilbert, Sky Agenda
055 08/10/2008 Global economy, interest rates, Reserve Bank - Interview with Steve Price, 2UE, Sydney
054 07/10/2008 Economy, interest rates, Australian dollar, banks - Interview with Marius Benson, ABC News Radio
053 21/09/2008 Global economy, short selling, Fuelwatch, Budget surplus, Malcolm Turnbull - Interview with Barrie Cassidy, ABC TV Insiders Program
052 14/09/2008 Suicide prevention - Interview with John Cleary, ABC RADIO
051 01/09/2008 Trade Practices Act, Creeping Acquisitions - Interview with Steve Chase, ABC NEWSRADIO
050 01/09/2008 Creeping Acquisitions, Trade Practices Act, FuelWatch - Interview with Lyndal Curtis, ABC AM
049 13/08/2008 FuelWatch - Interview with Sabra Lane, ABC - The World Today
048 13/08/2008 Passage of FuelWatch legislation, GROCERYChoice website - Press Conference, 7 Riverside Quay, Southbank
047 11/08/2008 GROCERYchoice Website - Interview with Jennifer Byrne, ABC Radio Drive
046 07/08/2008 Economy, GROCERYchoice website, unit pricing - Interview with Nicole Dyer, ABC Gold Coast
045 06/08/2008 Grocery inquiry, unit pricing, Foreign Investment - Interview with Tim Webster, 2UE
044 06/08/2008 ACCC Grocery inquiry, GROCERYchoice website, Foreign Investment - Interview with Simon Beaumont, 6PR
043 06/08/2008 GROCERYchoice, Grocery inquiry, unit pricing, planning laws - Interview with Deborah Cameron, ABC 702
042 06/08/2008 GROCERYchoice, banks, four pillars policy, New Zealand economy - Interview with Marius Benson, ABC Newsradio
041 06/08/2008 Grocery Inquiry, Unit Pricing - Interview with Lisa Wilkinson, Today, Nine Network
040 05/08/2008 Grocery Inquiry, GROCERYchoice Website, Unit Pricing - Interview with Kieran Gilbert, Sky Agenda
039 05/08/2008 ACCC Grocery Inquiry - ACCC Grocery Inquiry Press Conference, Melbourne Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices
038 31/07/2008 Financial Services Hub Summit, residential-backed securities - Interview with Ky Chow, Sky Business Report
037 23/07/2008 Carbon Trading, Liberal Leadership, Bi-elections, Inflation - Interview with Steve Price, 2UE
036 18/07/2008 Emissions Trading Scheme, World Youth Day - Interview with Virginia Trioli and Tony Abbott, ABC Lateline
035 18/07/2008 Grocery prices, ACCC inquiry, Trade Practices Act, Foreign Investment - Interview with Michael Smith, 4BC Radio
034 15/07/2008 Out of use bowsers, Petrol issues - Interview with Leon Byner, 5AA
033 10/07/2008 Out of use bowsers, Petrol Commissioner - Interview with Michael Smith, 4BC Drive
032 10/07/2008 Out of use bowsers, Petrol Commissioner - Interview with Adam Spencer, ABC 702
031 02/07/2008 Economy, Cost of Living, Carbon Trading Scheme, Alexander Downer, Belinda Neal - Interview with Steve Price, 2UE
030 02/07/2008 Australia as a Financial Services Hub - Interview with Tim Webster, 2UE
029 28/06/2008 ACCC – Managing your Mortgage - Interview with Kevin Turner, 4BC
028 19/06/2008 Mortgage stress, Western Sydney, ACCC, Managing Your Mortgage - Interview with Don Burke & Kevin Turner, 2UE
027 16/06/2008 Budget, Senate, petrol, opinion polls, Department of Foreign Affairs - Interview with Marius Benson, ABC Newsradio
026 07/06/2008 Petrol prices, Fuelwatch, US economy, oil prices, air traffic controllers, banks - Doorstop Interview, Smithfield, Prospect Electorate
025 29/05/2008 Fuelwatch, ACCC, Cabinet Leak, Public Service - Joint Press Conference with The Hon Kevin Rudd MP, Parliament House
024 28/05/2008 FuelWatch, ACCC, NSW Liberal Party, Bill Henson paintings - Interview with Leigh Sales, Lateline
023 28/05/2008 Fuel prices, FuelWatch Scheme - Interview with Steve Chase, ABC News Radio
022 26/05/2008 Interaction of GST and excise on petrol prices - Interview with John Miller, 4BC
021 26/05/2008 FuelWatch, GST/Fuel excise, LPG - Interview with Howard Sattler, 6PR
020 26/05/2008 Petrol prices, interaction between GST and excise - Interview with Steve Price, 2UE
019 26/05/2008 Petrol prices, interaction between GST and excise - Interview with Ali Moore, John Faine Show - ABC Radio Melbourne
018 21/05/2008 Budget, inflation, health insurance premiums, petrol prices - Interview with David Speers, Sky News
017 21/05/2008 Budget, interest rates, inflation, Australian dollar, Executive Salaries, Petrol Commissioner - Interview with Marius Benson, ABC News Radio
016 16/05/2008 Liberal Party, Pension, FuelWatch, Fuel Excise, Alco-pops - Interview with Steve Price, 2UE
015 15/05/2008 Budget Reply, FuelWatch, Fuel excise, education - Press Conference, Parliament House, Canberra
014 15/05/2008 Liberal Party, Federal Budget, GST/Excise on fuel - Press Conference, Parliament House, Canberra
013 14/05/2008 Budget - Interview with Marius Benson, ABC Newsradio
012 08/05/2008 Product safety, Petrol Commissioner, FuelWatch - Interview with Marius Benson, ABC Newsradio
011 30/04/2008 Consumers, Trade Practices Act, ACCC - Interview with Leon Byner, 5AA Mornings
010 29/04/2008 Small business, consumers, Trade Practices Act, ACCC - Interview with Alan Jones, 2GB 873 AM
009 27/04/2008 Grocery sector, FuelWatch, competition, NSW Labor Party Conference - Interview with David Speers, Sky News, Sunday Agenda, Sydney
008 23/04/2008 Grocery prices, grocery sector competition - Interview with Tim Webster, Afternoon Program, Radio 2UE, Sydney
007 17/04/2008 FuelWatch - Press Conference, Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices, Sydney
006 15/04/2008 FuelWatch - Interview with John Stanley, 2UE
005 15/04/2008 FuelWatch, Grocery Prices, Alcohol, John Button Funeral, Olympic Torch Relay - Joint Press Conference with the Prime Minister, Sydney
004 23/03/2008 Petrol pricing, ACCC - Interview with Laurie Oakes, Sunday Channel 9
003 18/02/2008 Petrol Commissioner, ACCC - Interview with Alan Jones, 2GB 873 AM
002 22/01/2008 ACCC inquiry into grocery prices, inflation - News Conference - Commonwealth and Parliamentary Offices, Sydney
001 02/01/2008 Public service back rubs, Cartels, Trade Practices Act, ACCC Small Business deputy - Interview with Tim Webster on Radio 2UE, Sydney