WE HEAR: Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaPoll: Obama leaves office with 58 percent favorability Cubs celebrate World Series win at White House Obamas make MLK Day visit to homeless shelter MORE had the place in tears during a thank-you speech as she hosted her final holiday party for White House staffers.
The festivities lasted until after 10 p.m., but the party then continued late into the night at Mendelsohn’s French hot spot, Béarnaise.
We hear that’s where Obama delivered remarks thanking her staff for their hard work. Obama's words “left everyone in tears,” according to our tipster.
Mendelsohn gave a peek into the soiree in an Instagram post:
Yes we can and yes we did!!! Honored to host @michelleobama last holiday party. What an honor to have worked with her team over the last 8 years on very important initiatives that have shaped our country for many decades to come. Thank you
A photo posted by Spike Mendelsohn (@spikethechef) on Dec 6, 2016 at 5:13pm PST