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Robert Mueller has finally spoken on camera for the first time since the start of the Russia investigation, making waves for what he emphasized rather than saying anything new.
Why it matters: Mueller used his time today to make clear he won't be more forthcoming if called to testify before Congress, and that he considers his report the final say on the matter.
Axios' Zachary Basu emails: Not a word of Mueller’s statement strayed beyond the text of his 400-page report. But the special counsel's confirmation that his team would have said something if they were confident Trump did not commit a crime — a charge all the more explosive coming from his elusive voice — has ignited a new round of calls for impeachment.
The bottom line: The ball is now entirely in Nancy Pelosi's court, even if she appears in no rush to do anything with it.
Go deeper: Full Mueller transcript
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