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FILE — A “Drain the Swamp” rally in Midland City, Ala., Dec. 11, 2017. In Alabama, U.S. Rep. Martha Roby’s criticism of President Donald Trump cost her dearly in a five-way Republican primary last week, necessitating a runoff July 17. (Audra Melton/The New York Times)

FILE — A “Drain the Swamp” rally in Midland City, Ala., Dec. 11, 2017. In Alabama, U.S. Rep. Martha Roby’s criticism of President Donald Trump cost her dearly in a five-way Republican primary last week, necessitating a runoff July 17. (Audra Melton/The New York Times)