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New Birther lawsuit filed in Florida

By | 03.29.12 | 5:08 pm

A Broward-County Democrat has a filed suit seeking state officials to remove Barack Obama’s name from the 2012 election ballot, on the grounds that he has not documented that he is eligible for the office. Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner and the state Elections Canvassing Commission are named as defendants in the suit.

VIDEO: Rep. Cliff Stearns questions legitimacy of Obama’s birth certificate

By | 03.14.12 | 11:46 am

A video surfaced this week of Rep. Cliff Stearns, R-Ocala, questioning the legitimacy of President Obama’s birth certificate during a town hall meeting last month in Florida.

President Barack Obama in Jacksonville (Pic via Wikimedia Commons)

Obama on birth certificate questions: ‘We do not have time for this kind of silliness’

By | 04.27.11 | 11:02 am

The White House today issued on its website a certified copy of President Obama’s long-form birth certificate. It confirms, as is well documented, that Obama was born in Honolulu’s Kapiolani Maternity Hospital in 1961.

The Donald Trump event flyer (Pic via

Before Boca Raton rally with Allen West and Adam Hasner, Trump reiterates Birther suspicions

By | 04.18.11 | 9:56 am

Shortly before his appearance alongside Rep. Allen West, potential U.S. Senate candidate Adam Hasner and others at a “South Florida Tea Party Tax Rally” on Saturday, Donald Trump spoke with The Shark Tank, a conservative Florida blog, about his belief in a conspiracy to cover up the fact that President Obama was not born in the United States. Video after the jump.

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