Sen. Joseph Biden, the Delaware Democrat, is first up this Wednesday.
Republican John McCain makes his 10th appearance on Aug. 16, followed by another Republican, former Wisconsin Gov. Tommy Thompson, on Aug. 20. On Aug. 22, Democratic contender Barack Obama comes back to the show for a second time, his first as a declared candidate.
Comedy Central’s executive VP Michele Ganeless states “It’s sort of an open invitation for candidates,” Jon makes these guys feel comfortable. He provides them with an opportunity to reach an audience they don’t always reach, which is young men.”