President Barack Obama participates in a radio interview with Michael Smerconish, Host of the “Michael Smerconsish Show,” in the Oval Office, Oct. 26, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Michael Smerconish, 1210 AM WPHT midday host, conducted his seventh interview with President Barack Obama Friday in the Oval Office.

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VIEW: Official Transcript Of Smerconish – Presidential Interview

The discussion aired at approximately 1:05pm on The Michael Smerconish Program.

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Smerconish was the first radio broadcaster invited to conduct a presidential interview inside the White House after the election of President Obama. He has previously interviewed Barack Obama on the following dates:

March 21st 2008
April 20th 2008
October 9th 2008
August 20th 2009
October 27th 2010
September 30th 2011

Each of these conversations was civil and substantive, covering a wide range of domestic and foreign issues.

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The entirety of each interview is posted at