Katie Couric to Interview Sarah Palin

It’s official: CBS News has announced that Katie Couric will get a shot at interviewing Republican Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin.

From the release:

Katie Couric will spend two days traveling on the campaign trail with Governor Sarah Palin on Sunday, September 28 and Monday, September 29, conducting an exclusive interview to be broadcast on the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric beginning Monday (29). Coverage will continue on Tuesday, September 30 on The Early Show and CBSNews.com. Coverage of Couric’s travels and interview with the Republican Vice Presidential nominee will include behind-the-scenes access and Palin with Senator McCain as they campaign in battleground states.
Katie Couric to Interview Sarah Palin