Great Job, Internet!: Trump is now draining the sewer instead of the swamp, whatever that means

Trump’s original “Drain The Swamp” slogan came toward the tail end of his campaign, one final three-word summation of his promise to sweepingly remake the federal government in his own nationalist, racist vision. Since then, as we all know, he has spent most of his time golfing, talking about Hillary Clinton, fending off accusations of Russian collusion, not passing a single piece of major legislation despite a Republican-owned Congress, and sitting in trucks. He has also quietly installed dozens of lobbyists into federal positions, making the swamp of corruption in Washington that much more swampy. Campaign promises are hard!

This morning, Trump took to Twitter to update that slogan to reflect this new reality.

Drain the Swamp should be changed to Drain the Sewer – it’s actually much worse than anyone ever thought, and it begins with the Fake News!

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 24, 2017

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