Here’s what was said and who said what this week.
Anne Winterlich paid a moving tribute to her 14-year-old daughter Aoife who died on a scouting accident at Hook Head.
Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe laid out his vision for Ireland’s finances in Budget 2018.
Macra na Feirme National President James Healy said the Budget didn’t go far enough for young farmers.
Cheri Sharp told TV news channel KOBI her home of 26 years in Santa Rosa was among those destroyed by fast-moving wildfires in California.
President Michael D Higgins compared today’s refugees with those who left Ireland during the Famine.
US President Donald Trump said he could prove that he was smarter than this Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.