(Late Show With David Letterman)

Bill Clinton tells Letterman he'll move back into the White House -- if Hillary will let him

The former president is "100 percent" up for the move but he's waiting for the green light from his wife


Colin Gorenstein
May 13, 2015 4:59PM (UTC)

Former president Bill Clinton is "100 percent" up for moving back into the White House and becoming the "First Man," but under one condition: Hillary will have to ask him first.

David Letterman got right down to business with Clinton on Tuesday night's "Late Show," asking him point-blank what the likelihood would be of him moving back to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.

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"If she wins the election, the chances are 100 percent that I'll move back," Clinton said.

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Clinton also relayed some campaign advice to Letterman that he'd given to his wife: "I tell her to just go out there and have a good time. Tell the American people what you want to do, explain what the challenges are from her point of view, and just be grateful. We've had a wonderful life."

Watch the clip below:


Colin Gorenstein

Colin Gorenstein is Salon's assistant editor of internet and viral content. Follow @colingorenstein or email cgorenstein@salon.com.

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