...having been charged with reforming the elections in the State of Florida after the 2000 recounts and lawsuits, I thought I could offer a solution to this question on eligibility. There’s nothing anyone can do about changing past elections … the President won. All the lawsuits in the world are not going to change that. But if what some folks are worried about – that presidential candidates don’t have to submit to the same documentation that average folks have to submit to – well, then we can change that for the next election.Weigel counters with:
In reality, this issue has been pushed by conspiracy theorists, against all evidence, to sue the president.If you want to call people who demand this document "conspiracy theorists," go ahead. Getting this documentation should be a formality, not a controversial issue.