Pod Save The World
About the Podcast
“Pod Save America” cohost Tommy Vietor thought foreign policy was boring and complicated until he got the education of a lifetime working for President Obama’s National Security Council. On “Pod Save the World,” he and former deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes break down the latest developments and bring you behind the scenes with the people who were there. New episodes every Wednesday.
About the Host
Before seeking fame and fortune through podcasting, Tommy Vietor spent nearly a decade working as a spokesman for President Obama. Tommy served as President Obama’s National Security Spokesman, where he was the media’s primary contact on all foreign policy and national security issues, and as Assistant White House Press Secretary, where he handled foreign policy, education and labor issues. In case you’re still reading, he was also Obama’s Iowa Press Secretary during the caucuses and worked in his Senate office. He grew up outside of Boston and graduated from Kenyon College.