Irish ambassador Michael Collins
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US election: What does the Irish Embassy do in America?

4 December 2012 Last updated at 16:49 GMT

Pupils from Bangor Grammar School visited Washington DC to report on the 2012 US predidential election and quizzed the Irish Ambassador, Michael Collins about the role of the Irish Embassy in America.

School Reporter Alex, asked the ambassador about what the embassy does to represent the Irish in the US.

As the interview took place the night before the US elections, Alex was keen to find out about how the embassy would be affected by the election results...