Colbert Takes on the Head of 'the Greatest Transition Team of All Time'


Last night, Center for American Progress President and CEO John Podesta appeared as the guest on The Colbert Report. Podesta and host Stephen Colbert discussed "what is the hardest thing transitioning from one president to another" and why John "didn’t pick himself" for a White House job. At the end of the interview, Colbert stumps Podesta with a question. Watch to find out what it was [after the flip]:

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