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The swamp expands: Steven Mnuchin sworn in as Treasury Secretary

Like virtually every other politician Donald Trump has broken one of his campaign promises which was to “drain the swamp.” Instead of draining the swamp he is expanding the swamp.

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Despite all the bluster, attempted parliamentary maneuvering, and name-calling from the Democratic party, the Senate voted Monday evening to approve Steven Mnuchin to serve as the next Secretary of the Department of the Treasury.

As expected, the Senate approved Mnuchin in a partisan vote of 53-47, with one Democrat, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-West Virginia, splitting from his party and voting with the Republican majority.

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