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# President of Ireland

Last year
President to meet with Council of State to assess if new law to appoint judges is constitutional
Poll: Have you ever met a President of Ireland?
All time
President Higgins says title of service marking partition and founding of NI 'isn't a neutral statement'
Why the President is facing criticism for declining an invitation to a Northern Ireland centenary event
President Higgins signs Mother and Baby Homes Bill into law
Michael D Higgins has been re-elected as President of Ireland with 55.8% of the vote
'An insult to the office of President': Dublin councillors not at all happy with standard of today's presentations
Peacekeeping and disabilites on the agenda as Sean Gallagher to formally begin presidential campaign
Dragon's Den businessman Peter Casey to seek presidential nomination
Seán Gallagher to make his presidential intentions known tomorrow
'I find them terrifying': Mary McAleese wary of gay priests and nuns who preach anti-LGBTI message
Founder of Pieta House writes to councils seeking support for presidential run
'I'm a political animal': Former Dublin Lord Mayor Christy Burke considering a presidential run
'Nobody has approached me': Frances Black says she has no intention of running for president
'God knows what will happen': Bertie's cryptic answer on if he'll run for president
Mary Robinson says she was "bullied" into stepping down as President early
12 very Irish observations about President Michael D Higgins
Enda Kenny says he doesn't want to be President of Ireland
There's a second referendum happening on 22 May. Did you know?
9 reasons why Miriam O'Callaghan would be the perfect President
Justice Catherine McGuinness was approached to run for president...but she wasn't interested
A new Vice President, and other things that happen if the Seanad is scrapped
21 reasons to cuddle Michael D Higgins
President signs legislation to liquidate IBRC into law
President Michael D Higgins travels to Italy for official visit
Explainer: How does a Bill become a law?
Read Me: President Higgins' message for Christmas and New Year
Michael D. Higgins
Samaritans celebrates 10 years of prisoner listener scheme
My favourite speech: Senator and academic Ivana Bacik
New BFFs: Martin Sheen meets Michael D
Mary Robinson addresses the Seanad on its role in her career
In pictures: Presenting… President Michael D Higgins
GALLERY: Inauguration of Ireland's first poet-President... in 1938
Poll: How would you rate Mary McAleese's presidency?
In pictures: What are Bertie and Brian doing in the Áras?
Higgins welcomed by 5,000 supporters in Galway
#Áras11: The Thursday question for Presidential candidates
#Áras11: The Wednesday question for Presidential candidates
The TG4 Presidential Election debate, as it happened
#Áras11: The Monday question for Presidential candidates