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This would be Trump's state slogan for Utah

President Donald Trump adjusts his jacket before taking a tour of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) headquarters in Washington, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, while attending a meeting to discuss the hurricane season.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
President Donald Trump adjusts his jacket before taking a tour of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) headquarters in Washington, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, while attending a meeting to discuss the hurricane season. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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The transcript of a phone conversation between President Donald Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto leaked on Thursday, The Washington Post reported.

In the transcript, Trump told Nieto that he won New Hampshire (he actually lost it to Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election).

Trump said he won (again, he didn't) for a very specific reason.

"I won New Hampshire because New Hampshire is a drug-infested den."

Twitter reacted to the news the way Twitter often does, with shocked over the president’s statement.

But CNN editor-at-large Chris Cillizza took another route with his Twitter reaction. He decided to ask his followers to give him ideas for “a Trump slogan for every state.”

Or, as the headline said, he looked for the “worst state slogans in Trump’s America.”

The slogans are less what Trump would say to praise the state, but more along the lines of pointing out the bad aspects of the state. For example, here’s the winning tweet about Alabama.

About an hour into the search for Trumpian slogans, Cillizza tweeted for more help, as he had yet to receive answers for several states, including Nevada and Utah.

But eventually help came from Gerald McGrew, who gave slogans for each of Cillizza’s remaining states.

His Utah slogan was picked as the winner.

“Needs casinos,” he tweeted.

President Trump has a history with casinos, having opened a number of them over the last three decades. But as The New York Times reported, the casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey, went bankrupt.

Utah prohibits any type of gambling. Even before Utah became a state, early leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints made it clear gambling wasn't welcome.

“And other than a few online petitions and calls for Utah to ‘grow up,’ there have been no serious efforts over the years to change the Utah Constitution to make way for Powerball or Mega Millions,” according to the Deseret News.

Policymakers have debated whether gambling or casinos would do the Beehive State any good.

Joseph Rust, a longtime Salt Lake attorney who studies gambling issues, told the Deseret News casinos would open up “overnight” if they were allowed.

But Sen. Lyle Hillyard, R-Logan, said lawmakers wouldn’t approve any sort of gambling because of the social problems it could create.

Les Bernal, executive director of Stop Predatory Gambling, also said that not having a lottery or casinos keeps Utah from falling into debt, saying that “state-sponsored gambling worsens budget deficits over the long term,” according to the Deseret News.

"Utah, to its credit, is not actively cheating and exploiting its own citizens,” Bernal said. “There's no debate that much of the revenue this collected from lotteries falls on those who are the most financially desperate in society. You have less barriers for a middle class life in Utah today because you don't have a lottery.”