In one-on-one with Philly talk show host, Obama refuses to “give operational details” on Al-Awlaki and/but says he’s “very pleased” terrorist leader no longer a threat to national security.
President also addresses Yemeni role in operation, Pakistan, the Haqqani network, the Jobs Act and the housing market.
President confirms US cooperated with Yemen in locating Al-Awlaki.
Obama calls again for Pakistan to “clean up” its act in regard to Haqqani network, safe havens.
On Jobs Act, reaffirms belief wealthy Americans willing to take on “fair share” so long as it helps close the deficit.