"It' is not a surprise to me that we are having problems at Guantanamo." He calls Guantanamo unsafe, expensive, and lessens cooperation with our allies. "It needs to be closed," Obama said. He notes that Congress has legislatively blocked him from closing Guantanamo.I am going to go back at this ≈ Nothing will change.
"I am going to go back at this," said Obama, "I am going to reengage with Congress that this is not in the best interest of the American people."...
"This is a lingering problem that is not going to get better," Obama says. "It's going to get worse."
April 30, 2013
At the press conference today: