"The most important thing is for us to find Osama bin Laden. It is our number one priority and we will not rest until we find him."
G.W. Bush, 9/13/01
"I don’t know where he is. I really just don’t spend that much time on him, to be honest with you."
G.W. Bush, 3/13/02
"Mission Accomplished" banner overseeing G W Bush 5/1/03
"I can report to the American people and to the world, that the US has conducted an operation that killed Osama bin Laden.”... "Shortly after taking office, I directed... the director of the CIA, to make the killing or capture of bin Laden the top priority."Obama, 5/1/11