I believe you got the names wrong. Clinton actively pushed Osama deeper into the underground and refused to go after him, even when advised by intelligence that they had him in their sites.
December, 2000 Bill Clinton was presented with reliable intelligence pinpointing the whereabouts of World Trade Center terrorist Osama Bin Laden, along with the U.S. Military's plan to take him out. Bill Clinton declined to green-light the operation
Reported by The Associated Press, Sept, 13, 2001
Sandy Berger admitted there was intelligence indicative of Bin Ladens whereabouts, from "eyes on intelligence," meaning he was spotted by a tipster via satellite surveillance.