Vanity Fair: Trump blaming Kushner for Mueller investigation. Matt Flegenheimer on Andrew Weissmann, Mueller’s legal pit bull. Looks like Jeff Sessions perjured himself. Josh Marshall on Manafort’s strategy: A pardon. K. Riva Levinson: “I worked for Paul Manafort. He always lacked a moral compass”. Why the Wall Street Journal is calling for Robert Mueller’s ouster. Why it’s much harder for Trump to fire Robert Mueller than it was to fire James Comey. “Concerned” conservatives, aiming to build a Trump resistance, call for GOP to protect Mueller. Here is how every Senate Republican would respond if Trump fired Mueller.

The G.O.P. collusion with Trump continues despite the Mueller revelations. The Mueller indictments aren’t stopping the GOP from pursuing its craven agenda.