- Congress OKs bill banning Guantanamo detainees from US Updated: Nov-11-15 12:19 am
WASHINGTON - Congress sent President Barack Obama a $607 billion defense policy bill that he is expected to sign even though he adamantly opposes its ban on moving some Guantanamo Bay detainees to U.S. prisons.
- Kansas senator puts hold on Obama nominee over Guantanamo Updated: Nov-04-15 11:06 pm
WASHINGTON - Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts on Wednesday placed a hold on President Barack Obama's nominee for the secretary of the Army to prevent the White House from taking executive action to close Guantanamo Bay and transfer detainees to the United States.
- All 4 in Kansas delegation vote for Ryan as US House speaker Updated: Oct-29-15 5:59 pm
TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas congressman Tim Huelskamp has voted for Paul Ryan as House speaker after previously backing another candidate.