Obama and Clinton to hold first-ever joint interview on ’60 Minutes’

President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will appear in their first-ever joint interview on CBS's "60 Minutes" on Sunday. White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer announced the news on Twitter.

The interview will be conducted by Steve Kroft and taped at the White House on Friday. During the 2008 election, Kroft interviewed Obama and running mate Joe Biden.

Clinton, who testified this week before two congressional panels on the September attacks in Benghazi, is leaving the Obama administration soon. In one of those hearings, she explained that she didn't go on the Sunday shows after the deadly assault because "there are other things I'd prefer to do on Sunday mornings."

Rachel Weiner covers local politics for The Washington Post.
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