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Obama, Rubio Birthers Should Read the Law

Laura275 Wrote: May 29, 2012 4:23 PM
Well, if we are going to disqualify Obama, Rubio is also not a natural born citizen. His parents didn't become citizens until after his birth. All's fair. I love Rubio and he is good for the party, but not as a VP candidate. It wouldn't be right and would give the left way too much fodder.

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...