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Jay Carney shares his press secretary regrets with Stephen Colbert
Jay Carney shares his press secretary regrets with Stephen Colbert

Today is Jay Carney's last day as White House press secretary for the Obama administration, and for one of his final interviews he sat down with Stephen Colbert to share his frustrations and regrets about the job. Carney was press secretary for three years, which made him the longest-serving White House spokesman since the mid-'90s. It was a fact Carney was not aware of when he took the job, even though he had once covered the White House for Time magazine during the Bill Clinton and George W. Bush presidencies. It was contentious exchanges with the media that were a factor in making the job a high burnout one, and Colbert didn't give Carney a breather. The faux...

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