The Defining Interview Of Harry Reid's Political Career, Maybe
"REID: I’m saying that the United States Senate, Democrats and Republicans, do not want terrorists to be released in the United States. That’s very clear.
"QUESTION: No one’s talking about releasing them. We’re talking about putting them in prison somewhere in the United States.
"REID: Can’t put them in prison unless you release them.
"QUESTION: Sir, are you going to clarify that a little bit? …
"REID: I can’t make it any more clear than the statement I have given to you. We will never allow terrorists to be released in the United States."
"QUESTION: But Senator, Senator, it’s not that you’re not being clear when you say you don’t want them released. But could you say — would you be all right with them being transferred to an American prison?
"REID: Not in the United States."
Reid: Guantanamo Detainees Should Not Be Held In U.S. Prisons [Think Progress]