On the Hill today, staffers remained shaken and somber ahead of tonight's Congressional Baseball Game for Charity, at Nats Park — first pitch at 7:05 p.m.
One other mood check ... Axios' Jonathan Swan will be posting on this: "White House surrogates are starting to get pretty aggressive re branding Mueller as not on the level and his team as partisan Democrats with malicious intent."
The president tweeted this morning: "They made up a phony collusion with the Russians story, found zero proof, so now they go for obstruction of justice on the phony story. Nice ... You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!"
And just before we hit send on PM: "Why is that Hillary Clintons family and Dems dealings with Russia are not looked at, but my non-dealings are? ... Crooked H destroyed phones w/ hammer, 'bleached' emails, & had husband meet w/AG days before she was cleared- & they talk about obstruction?"
The Children's Word of the Year goes to... Trump