# president-higgins - Sunday 11 November, 2018
Michael D Higgins touched on an extensive array of themes including tackling poverty and confronting hate.
# president-higgins - Thursday 4 October, 2018
Higgins has pointed out that his predecessor Mary McAleese returned the balance when she finished her two terms.
# president-higgins - Saturday 28 July, 2018
We’re a touch clearer now but we still don’t know who’s going to be on the ballot.
# president-higgins - Wednesday 7 March, 2018
President Michael D Higgins spoke to Ryan Tubridy ahead of International Women’s Day tomorrow.
# president-higgins - Friday 2 March, 2018
The President said that he has had to cancel a number of events.
# president-higgins - Wednesday 20 December, 2017
# president-higgins - Tuesday 19 September, 2017
Higgins officially opened the National Ploughing Championships this afternoon.
# president-higgins - Wednesday 13 September, 2017
Michael D Higgins has shared his thoughts on the impact of homelessness.
# president-higgins - Friday 19 May, 2017
President Higgins will also visit the Biennale, the world’s oldest international art exhibition.
# president-higgins - Wednesday 8 March, 2017
He also expressed his grief at the tragedies of the Tuam Mother and Baby Home bodies and the deaths in Clondalkin fire today.
# president-higgins - Thursday 22 December, 2016
The bronze cast artwork will be placed in woodland surrounding the President’s residence.
# president-higgins - Tuesday 13 December, 2016
President Higgins and his wife Sabina welcomed hundreds of families to the Áras on Saturday for the official switching on of the Christmas lights.
# president-higgins - Saturday 17 September, 2016
The president stopped off at an ATM in Cork to get some cash on a recent visit.
# president-higgins - Tuesday 6 September, 2016
Father-of-three Derek Byrne (36), from Streamville Rd, Kilbarrack, Dublin, was fined €300 by Judge Bryan Smyth at Dublin District Court today.
# president-higgins - Friday 1 July, 2016
Today marks 100 years since the start of the four-and-a-half month battle which left over one million dead or injured.
# president-higgins - Sunday 10 April, 2016
A veteran FF negotiator says Michael D would have chased Enda back to the Dáil to knock heads together.
# president-higgins - Tuesday 20 October, 2015
Michael D is en route to the west coast of America.
# president-higgins - Saturday 29 August, 2015
President Higgins signed the Marriage Equality Bill into law this evening.
# president-higgins - Monday 29 June, 2015
# president-higgins - Friday 30 January, 2015
# president-higgins - Monday 29 December, 2014
The president’s hands were essentially tied by the Constitution.
# president-higgins - Sunday 28 December, 2014
Water charges are now the law of the land.
# president-higgins - Wednesday 24 December, 2014
The President had a swift response for some of them (and it wasn’t a complete ‘no’.)
# president-higgins - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
This will bring the funding provided by Ireland to the South Sudanese crisis this year to over €8.5 million.
# president-higgins - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
A new law extends Freedom of Information requests to cover limited areas of an Garda Síochána and other organisations. They don’t have to answer you though…
# president-higgins - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
President Higgins has issued a warning. Do you agree?
# president-higgins - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
President Higgins has made public statements on the issue at several events in recent weeks…
Saint Vincent de Paul has published a study on lone parents.
# president-higgins - Friday 29 August, 2014
It’s an award (not the Heineken Cup).
# president-higgins - Sunday 10 August, 2014
President Higgins will be on hand to open Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann.
# president-higgins - Monday 4 August, 2014
The heads of state of 15 other nations will be in attendance.
# president-higgins - Thursday 31 July, 2014
President Higgins was unveiling a Cross of Sacrifice to the war dead of Ireland — the first of its kind to be erected in the State.
# president-higgins - Sunday 27 July, 2014
Events were held in Dublin to mark the centenary of the landing of the Asgard at Howth with weapons for the Irish volunteers.
# president-higgins - Saturday 19 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about MH17, Gaza, and selfies…
# president-higgins - Monday 23 June, 2014
Michael D Higgins has paid tribute to the Gerry Conlon, who died on Saturday morning.
# president-higgins - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
The President was presented with the painting by one of the winners of the Texaco Children’s Art Competition.
# president-higgins - Monday 19 May, 2014
The late actor’s daughter said the ashes were “in safe deposit” with the President while the family arranges their burial in Co Galway.
# president-higgins - Monday 12 May, 2014
Higgins told the University of Chicago that economic teaching has become separated from philosophical thought.