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Terrorism / Guantanamo Bay Prison / Senate Opposition #944082

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 20, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Kelly O’Donnell) The defeat by Senate Democrats of President Obama's plan to close down the Guantanamo Bay prison featured; details given of concern about where the detainees will go. [Senators Mitch McCONNELL, John THUNE†, Kay Bailey HUTCHISON†, Harry REID - oppose bringing terrorists to US prisons.] [FBI director Robert MUELLER – outlines concerns.] [January 22, OBAMA – says Guantanamo will be closed.] [Senators Dianne FEINSTEIN†, Richard DURBIN†– comment on funding.] NOTE: local contest information on screen.

Williams, Brian;
O’Donnell, Kelly

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