Huckabee to Visit Prison at Cuba's "Gitmo"

APRIL 21, 2006 - Posted at 7:55 a.m. CST

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Governor Huckabee is to visit the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, today.

Huckabee is to make the trip with Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney.  The governors are to tour the detention center, attend an intelligence briefing and meet with Defense Department officials.  Larry Norris, director of Arkansas' corrections department, also will make the trip.

Huckabee, chairman of the National Governors Association, is a possible presidential candidate.  Romney, chairman of the Republican Governors Association, is also weighing a run for president in 2008.

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