President Trump’s historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in June to discuss the rogue nation’s nuclear weapons program was the most significant news event of 2018, according to a new The Hill-HarrisX daily poll released Wednesday.
Of registered voters surveyed, 22 percent picked the North Korea negotiations in Singapore as the top story for the year, ahead of the 18 percent who picked special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election meddling and ahead of the 17 percent who named the controversy around Trump’s former policy of separating families of undocumented immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Sixteen percent of the survey’s respondents named the November midterm elections as their most notable event of 2018, while 15 percent cited Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation.
An additional 11 percent cited the ongoing controversy over whether to build a wall on America’s southern border.
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