President Barack Obama participates in conference call with National Security Council chief of staff Denis McDonough and John Brennan, Assistant to the President for homeland security and counterterrorism, about preliminary assessments from the ongoing consultations the President has ordered in human and systematic failures that occurred leading up to attempted terrorist Christmas Day attack. The phone call took place in Kailua, Hawaii Dec. 31, 2009.
(Official White House photo by Pete Souza)
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