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Obama, Rubio Birthers Should Read the Law

Lloyd78 Wrote: May 29, 2012 2:52 PM
The ignorance of this comment almost makes me overlook the intolerance. Recognition that we have a problem with illegal immigration & proposing an alternative to blanket amnesty or deportation is not "putting illegal aliens above this country's citizens". I despair of our nation's future when I read comments like yours. You probably think Arizona is wimping out on the illegal immigration problem too, eh?
James165 Wrote: May 29, 2012 8:53 PM
Lloyd, read my above post. My comment isn't ignorant, although yours may be. Why don't you do a little homework instead of taking someone at face value? I experienced the time during 2008 when Floridians tried with all their might to have something done, only to have everyone slapped down by this scoundrel and his buddies from Miami-Dade. And exactly what "intolerance" is there in my post? I accused a politician of being in the pocket of foreign nationals -- a very common situation nowadays, or we'd have E-Verify passed (Boehner).

One other thing: NumbersUSA gives this person a B something grade on the issue. They admitted to me that it is misleading because it is only for the U.S. Senate. But Numbers and FAIR know all about him.

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...