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Salazar is a former Colorado senator and Secretary of the Interior

It will be co-chaired by longtime aides Neera Tanden and Maggie Williams

Philadelphia CNN  — 

Ken Salazar, the former secretary of the interior and senator from Colorado, will lead Hillary Clinton’s transition team, campaign chairman John Podesta announced Tuesday.

The team – called the Clinton-Kaine Transition Project – will be based in Washington and will be also be led by longtime Clinton confidants and supporters.

Neera Tanden, a Clinton policy advisor who has been with Clinton since her time as first lady, and Maggie Williams, Clinton’s chief of staff in the first lady’s office, will be co-chairs of the transition team.

Former National Security Adviser Tom Donilon and former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who also leads a pro-Clinton super PAC, will also serve as co-chairs.

Ed Meier and Ann O’Leary, two aides who served on Clinton’s 2016 campaign, will serve as co