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Obama, Rubio Birthers Should Read the Law

3129 Wrote: May 30, 2012 6:09 PM
Obama does not care about the law. In his mind, Obama IS the law. In the 60's, a m an named Romney ran for president. He was criticized because he was born outside the United States to American citizens. However, by statute, that made him a "natural born American citizen".I do not think it matters where Obama was born. If I could choose between "natural born citizen" Obama or Austrian born Shwarzeneger, the country would be better off with the Austrian.

Birtherism -- the belief that Barack Obama was born in Kenya, not in the United States -- pretty much died last year when the White House released a copy of the president's long-form birth certificate showing he was born in Honolulu on Aug. 4, 1961. After that, the number of Americans who doubted Obama's place of birth dropped dramatically.

But not to zero. In recent days, there has been a mini-resurgence of birther talk, from Arizona, where the secretary of state questioned Obama's eligibility to be on the ballot, to Iowa, where some Republicans want to require presidential candidates to prove...