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Sheriff Joe Promises Birther 'Shockers'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

Sheriff Joe Arpaio's "Cold Case Posse" is claiming to have explosive new proof that President Barack Obama is ineligible to serve as president. Accord...

You Never Ducked Us, Congressman, but What About the Rest of the Media?

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.29.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Mike Coffman thinks he's being unfairly targeted for his birther comments. As if it's unfair for journalists to simply want to talk to him about it? What's a reporter to do when he will only take questions from conservative talk-radio hosts?

Birther Claims He's 'Blessed By God' After Big Win

Patch.com | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

Longtime San Diego county conservative Gary Kreep says he feels "blessed by God" to have won a seat on the San Diego Superior Court. With less than 1,...

The 'Fair Shot' vs. the 'To Do List' -- A Big Revealing Blah in the Presidential Race

William Bradley | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics
William Bradley

Naturally, what Romney is offering is not a Fair Deal, a New Deal, or even a TR-like Square Deal. It's not a deal at all, for there is a social compact inherent in such. It's a shot. Or a shake. Like one roll of the dice, or a turn at the roulette table of the Big Casino Economy.

Birther 'Democrat' Gets His Day In Court

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.18.2012 | Politics

A birther lawsuit alleging that President Barack Obama is ineligible to serve as commander in chief kicked off in Florida on Monday, with members of b...

Good News For Birther Candidate

nctimes.com | TERI FIGUEROATfigueroa@nctimes.com | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

With 4,000 votes left to count, a controversial Ramona attorney known for taking up conservative causes had a 1,088-vote lead over his opponent, a vet...

High Court Smacks Down Birthers

AP | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal challenging President Barack Obama's U.S. citizenship and his eligibility to serve as co...

Trump Whines About The Word 'Birther'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney's political past, persona and preferences have fed some persistent concerns among supporters, documented by Pol...

How The 'Birther Queen' Is Paying For Her Senate Bid

Mission Viejo Patch | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

Most of Orly Taitz's campaign contributions are coming from her own wealth, according to statements released by the Federal Election Commission....

Rosen Shouldn't Slam 9News for Its "Coffman's Birther Moment" Headline

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.02.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Just when you thought birthers were running away from their inner birtherness, a new birther jumps out of the closet on the op-ed pages of The Denver Post.

WATCH: Temptations Song Gets Birther Parody

Posted 06.01.2012 | Comedy

Last time Donald Trump was in the news questioning whether President Obama was born in the U.S., he was publicly rebuffed when Obama's birth certifica...

LISTEN: Jay-Z Explains Trump's Birther Obsession

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

We thought the issue had been put to bed. Back in April 2011, President Barack Obama released his long-form birth certificate. For more than a yea...

Jason Linkins

The Sunlight Foundation Will Save Your Politicians' Embarrassing Tweets For History

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

For as long as politicians have been using Twitter, politicians have been embarrassing themselves on Twitter. This is because they're mostly dimwi...

Luke Johnson

GOP Senate Candidate Flirts With Birtherism

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A prominent Republican running for the U.S. Senate in Michigan has emerged as yet another proponent of the "birther" movement, accordin...

Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman Gets A Chanclaso

El Chanclaso | Posted 07.30.2012 | Latino Voices
El Chanclaso

Congressional members are refusing to believe in facts, and instead rely on rumors and hearsay. I'm sending Rep. Coffman a chanclaso.

Jon Ward

Donald Trump Can't Be Controlled, Causes Major Headache For Mitt Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

LAS VEGAS -- "He doesn't want to talk about it." Or so said Michael Cohen, Donald Trump's spokesman, on the question of where President Obama was ...

WATCH: Wolf Blitzer Calls Out Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 05.29.2012 | Media

CNN host Wolf Blitzer called out Donald Trump on Tuesday after the "Celebrity Apprentice" host and birther extraordinaire continued to question the au...

WATCH: Donald Trump Goes On Epic Birther Rant

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics

Donald Trump is determined to have "birtherism" front and center in the 2012 presidential election, calling it the "most important thing" just hours b...

Colorado's Mike Coffman is Acting 'UnAmerican'

Wade Norris | Posted 07.23.2012 | Denver
Wade Norris

It seems that Mike Coffman of Colorado is doing his best to hand his congressional seat over to the Blue column.

Iowa GOP Platform Includes Birther Language

Posted 05.22.2012 | Politics

The Iowa GOP’s 2012 platform includes a section that calls President Obama's citizenship into question, and the chairman of the platform committee s...

Coffman's Obama Is 'Not An American' Quote Helping Dem Challenger

Posted 05.20.2012 | Denver

Rep. Mike Coffman may have apologized for his comments about President Barack Obama's citizenship and statement that he's 'not an American,' but the f...

LISTEN: Rep. Coffman Says Obama Is 'Not An American'

Posted 05.20.2012 | Denver

At a fundraiser in Elbert County last weekend, Colorado Republican Congressman Mike Coffman shared some startling thoughts about President Barack Obam...

GOP Candidate Admits Birther Mistake

Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics

Another North Carolina congressional candidate has expressed birther beliefs about President Obama. Scott Keadle, who is running for the Republica...

Birther Bill Is Surprisingly Popular

Valley Fever | Posted 07.13.2012 | Politics

Of some of the more controversial ideas tossed around the Arizona Legislature, the "birther" bill is the most popular to voters, according to a poll....

Birther Candidate Advances Closer To House Seat

Posted 05.09.2012 | Politics

The North Carolina congressional candidate who made headlines when he expressed doubts about President Obama's citizenship has advanced to a runoff el...