Higgins set to reverse from ‘one-term deal’
Inside Politics: President should explain why he changed his mind on running for second term
Michael D. Higgins will be president until he is 84 if he is re-elected. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times
Remember when the wags used to call Micheál Martin the former future leader of Fianna Fáíl?
Well come October, we will need to begin describing Michael D Higgins as the former past President of Ireland.