Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonClinton lawyer's indictment reveals 'bag of tricks' Attorney charged in Durham investigation pleads not guilty Attorney indicted on charge of lying to FBI as part of Durham investigation MORE will sit down with "CBS Sunday Morning" anchor Jane Pauley Sunday for her first television interview since Election Day to talk about her defeat and new book, set for release on Sept. 12.
"Pauley will interview the former first lady and secretary of state later this week, to discuss Clinton’s ill-fated White House campaign, her thoughts on President Donald TrumpDonald TrumpCapitol fencing starts coming down after 'Justice for J6' rally Netanyahu suggests Biden fell asleep in meeting with Israeli PM Aides try to keep Biden away from unscripted events or long interviews, book claims MORE, Russian hacking, former FBI Director James Comey’s effect on the race, her life since Election Day 2016 and her new book, 'What Happened,' which is published by Simon & Schuster, a division of CBS," according a network announcement.
Clinton has been interviewed at several forums since her stunning loss in the 2016 presidential election to Donald Trump, but hasn't done any network television interviews to this point. The announcement comes after Clinton made headlines Tuesday after released excerpts from her book showed her blaming Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersManchin suggests pausing talks on .5 trillion package until 2022: report Yarmuth and Clyburn suggest .5T package may be slimmed Sanders calls deadly Afghan drone strike 'unacceptable' MORE (I-Vt.) for “paving the way” for candidate Trump’s oft-repeated attack line against her as “Crooked Hillary.”
“Throughout the primaries, every time I wanted to hit back against Bernie’s attacks, I was told to restrain myself,” Clinton writes.
“Noting that his plans didn’t add up, that they would inevitably mean raising taxes on middle-class families, or that they were little more than a pipe-dream — all of this could be used to reinforce his argument that I wasn’t a true progressive. My team kept reminding me that we didn’t want to alienate Bernie’s supporters. President Obama urged me to grit my teeth and lay off Bernie as much as I could. I felt like I was in a straitjacket.”
The interview with Jane Pauley, a former NBC "Today" co-host, airs on "CBS Sunday Morning" at 9 a.m.
It was later announced on twitter that Clinton would visit the ABC's daytime talk show "The View" next Wednesday.
- This report was updated at 1:15 p.m. EST