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Obama: "No apologies" for investigating national security leaks

by CBSTV Videos 3:30 mins

President Obama, discussing the Department of Justice's seizure of Associated Press phone records, described the "balance that we have to strike" between press freedom and national security concerns, saying that leaked information can put American lives "at risk" but that he also values an "open flow of information" driven by the press. He added that he still has "complete confidence" in Attorney General Eric Holder.

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