House Majority Leader John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerThe Hill's 12:30 Report — Presented by Citi — House postpones Rosenstein meeting | Trump hits Dems over Medicare for all | Hurricane Michael nears landfall Kavanaugh becomes new flashpoint in midterms defined by anger Juan Williams: The GOP can't govern MORE (R-Ohio) was quick to issue a concerned statement when reports of President Obama's intention to shut the prison at Guantanamo Bay hit the press.

"There are important questions that must be answered before the terrorist detainee facility at Guantanamo Bay can be closed," he wrote.

"The key question is where do you put these terrorists?