Colorado Senators React To Obama's Gitmo Closing AnnouncementColorado's senators reacted to President Barack Obama's announcement to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and transfer the most detainees to a facility in the U.S.
Obama: Guantanamo Bay Undermines Security, Must Be ClosedPresident Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to "once and for all" close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and transfer the most detainees to a facility in the U.S., but the plan doesn't name which facilities, including one in Colorado, where detainees would be housed.
Pentagon's Guantanamo Closing Plan Lists 7 Existing Prison Facilities In ColoradoThe Obama administration on Tuesday released its long-awaited plan to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and transfer remaining detainees to a facility in the United States.
In Colorado Interview, Clinton Doesn't Rule Out Sending Guantanamo Bay Prisoners HereDemocratic front-runner Hillary Clinton is taking heat after she wouldn't rule out the possible transfer of Guantanamo Bay prisoners to Colorado.
Hillary Clinton Talks Topics That Are Important To ColoradoHillary Rodham Clinton was in Colorado on Tuesday and CBS4 Political Specialist Shaun Boyd got an exclusive one-on-one interview with the Democratic presidential candidate to talk about the more controversial issues.
AG Cynthia Coffman Joins 2 Others: Don't Send Us Guantanamo DetaineesTop prosecutors in three states being assessed as potential future homes for Guantanamo Bay detainees implored the Obama administration on Wednesday not to send the prisoners to their states.
Critics: Changing Guantanamo Prison's ZIP Code Isn't A FixPresident Barack Obama's quest to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, perhaps by moving some detainees to the United States, has fostered an unusual alliance between his congressional critics and liberal-leaning advocacy groups that say changing the detention facility's ZIP code won't solve the problem.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Sign Letter To White House Opposing Guantanamo Detainees PlanAs President Barack Obama considers what to do about fulfilling his campaign pledge to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and possibly bring the prisoners to Colorado, 40 sheriffs from Colorado have voiced their opposition in a letter to the White House.
40 Colorado Sheriffs Oppose Guantanamo Detainee PlansFifty sheriffs across Colorado have written to the White House to oppose any plan to move Guantanamo detainees to the state.
Senate Bill Would Ban Guantanamo Bay Detainees From Colorado, Other StatesThe Senate is poised to pass a bill that bans moving Guantanamo Bay detainees to the United States -- something Barack Obama has been trying to do since he was sworn in as president.
Canon City Mixed On Possible Guantanamo TransferPrisons have long been a way of life in this southern Colorado community, where schoolchildren practice inmate-escape drills and almost everyone counts a relative who works in corrections.