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Obama, Rubio Birthers Should Read the Law

Doubtful Avenger Wrote: May 30, 2012 10:20 AM
But why would he do that, if he could simply argue, under York's reasoning here, that whether he was born in Hawaii, or Kenya, or Timbuktu, he was a citizen by birth, and that is the same, when there is no alternative definition, as "natural born citizen". Weren't many of the Founders, for example, citizens by birth rather than born in the "United States" to two citizen-parents? Which of them was not qaulified to be President? I am sure there were some, I am just asking???

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...