Most Important Trump Events in Second Year of His Presidency

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41. Nov. 6, 2018

The GOP loses control of the House after Democrats flip far more than the 23 seats they needed in the 2018 midterm election.

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42. Nov. 7, 2018

The White House revokes Jim Acosta’s press pass after earlier in the day the CNN reporter repeatedly tried to question Trump about the Russia investigation and refused to relinquish his microphone to a White House intern.

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43. Nov. 7, 2018

Trump fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The two had had a turbulent relationship since March 2017, when Sessions recused himself from any investigation into the 2016 election, a move the president resented.

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44. Nov. 8, 2018

The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals blocks Trump from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, an Obama-era initiative that protects young immigrants from deportation.

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45. Nov. 20, 2018

Trump reaffirms the U.S. alliance with Saudi Arabia, effectively standing with King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman regarding the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at a Saudi consulate in Turkey. The president’s position is at odds with CIA findings.