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# Washington DC

This month
July 2024
Tánaiste: 'Biden is an outstanding friend of Ireland. We all make errors from time-to-time'
March 2024
Varadkar made decision to resign last weekend - so were there any hints on the US trip?
Taoiseach tells US President during shamrock ceremony that Irish people are 'deeply troubled' about Gaza
Varadkar brought the US President to tears by quoting his late son.
Varadkar to brunch with Biden before Patrick's Day shamrock ceremony
Taoiseach says investigation needed into alleged vote blocking of black Irish person in referendum
Taoiseach attends 'roast' with Biden, Bezos and CIA boss as US president quips about Varadkar
Varadkar denies government bussed asylum seekers from city to avoid Patrick's Day embarrassment
Varadkar says Gaza crisis will 'haunt us for years to come' at breakfast meeting with Harris
All eyes on Varadkar to use his voice in White House meeting to push for peace in Palestine
'I worry about it': Varadkar says there’s been an increase in violence towards the gay community
Nolan awaiting Covid inquiry terms of reference before saying he will be engaging with it
Varadkar denies softening language on Gaza during US trip, says tailoring message for audience needed
Airport passenger cap 'a concern' for JetBlue as new Dublin route aims to reduce airfares
US lawmakers pass bill to ban TikTok nationwide if Chinese owners don't sell the app
'Cries of the innocent will haunt us if we stay silent': Taoiseach calls for Gaza ceasefire in Boston speech
Can ministers deliver Ireland’s message on Gaza during US paddywhackery?
Nikki Haley wins her first Republican primary in Washington DC
This year
US airman dies after setting himself on fire outside Israeli embassy in Washington
McDonald travelling to New York for Irish Unity summit, says party fundraising not part of trip
Palestinian ambassador urges Irish politicians to use Patrick's Day visit to raise Gaza plight with Biden
Dr Jilan Wahba Abdalmajid said that she would respect whatever decision is taken by the Irish Government and Sinn Féin.
Boycotting St Patrick’s trip to US over Gaza ‘doesn’t make sense’, says Tánaiste
US judges sceptical of Trump's immunity claim as he warns of 'bedlam' if he is put on trial
Last year
McDonald not in favour of boycotting St Patrick's Day White House over US Middle East policy
Appeals court rules lawsuits against Donald Trump over US Capitol riot can move forward
Dublin school remembers 'much cherished' past pupil who died kayaking in US
Two dead and 1.1 million without power after eastern US storms
Donald Trump pleads not guilty to charges he conspired to overturn 2020 election
Smog from Canada wildfires blankets New York as air quality alerts triggered for 100 million
McDonald says DUP would be 'foolish' not to return to Stormont for Biden visit
Taoiseach thanks VP Kamala Harris for LGBT advocacy during St. Patrick's Day breakfast in DC
St Patrick's Day state visits: How a bowl of shamrocks turned into a global soft power mission
Taoiseach apologises for 'ill-judged' intern comment at Washington Ireland event
Joe Kennedy says he stands in solidarity with detective Caldwell and his family
UK immigration policy will impact Ireland, says Taoiseach
'The banks can't have it both ways': Varadkar says interest rates on savings should increase
Taoiseach recalls last trip to DC when he told an Irish nation it was going into lockdown
'Still more work to do' in addressing Windsor Framework concerns, Donaldson says
Taoiseach says we've yet to turn the corner on the housing crisis, rules out reopening budget
Varadkar: 'We'll roll out the red carpet for Joe Biden's visit to Ireland next month'
Here's what Leo Varadkar, Micheál Martin and Mary Lou McDonald will be up to in the US next week