POLITICS
09/03/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Sen. Roberts Threatens To "Shut Down The Senate" Over Gitmo Detainees

Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) threatened to "shut down the Senate" before he allows terrorist suspects to be relocated to Leavenworth, Kansas.

Roberts heatedly pledged to prevent detainees currently housed in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to be relocated to a prison facility in his home state.

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