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Bush v. Gore 2000 -- Cruz v. Constitution 2016?

Dr. Harlan K. Ullman | Posted 06.08.2015 | Politics
Dr. Harlan K. Ullman

Given the bizarre and bitter nature of American politics today and the relevance of a 226 year old document to the 21st century, a repeat of Bush v Gore in 2016 with a Cruz v Constitution petition is not entirely unimaginable.

Obama To Travel To Kenya For The First Time As President

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 03.30.2015 | Politics

President Barack Obama will travel in July to Kenya, the country where his father was born, for the first time since he entered the White House. Ac...

Ryan J. Reilly

Democratic Congressman Mocks GOP Mistrust Of Obama With Birther Joke | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.) made a birther joke on Friday after a Republican colleague suggested that a lack of trust in the Obama adminis...

Birther Queen Running For Office, Because Nobody Has Paid Attention To Her In A While

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 02.21.2014 | Politics

Orly Taitz, who gained notoriety with her lawsuit challenging President Barack Obama's eligibility to serve as president, is running for office again....

White House Acknowledges Obama Lived With Uncle After Previous Denial

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.06.2013 | Politics

The White House has acknowledged President Barack Obama lived with his uncle, Onyango "Omar" Obama, after previously denying that the two had met. ...

Ted Cruz's Father Made Big Birther Claim

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.31.2013 | Politics

Rafael Cruz, father of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), told a tea party group in 2012 he thinks President Barack Obama should go "back to Kenya." Cruz can...

Former RNC Chair Slams GOP Over 'Asinine' Obama Idea

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

Former Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele spoke out against Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) on Tuesday, rejecting calls for an effo...

GOP Rep. Makes Birther Joke

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) considered personally asking President Barack Obama if he was actually born in Hawaii, he told constituents at an eve...

Obama Met By Birthers Ahead Of Florida Appearance

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.10.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle were met with signs saying "Obama lies" and "Kenyan Go Home" ahead of a speech in Florida on Saturday. ...

GOP Rep Backs Birther Bill

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) told supporters he would back a bill to investigate the authenticity of President Barack Obama's birth certificate, though he c...

Ted Nugent Goes Birther In Latest Obama Attack

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.01.2013 | Politics

Perhaps it's a bigger surprise that he hadn't gone there yet, but right-wing rocker Ted Nugent added birtherism to his repertoire of anti-Obama critic...

Obama Bashers: Critics, or Crazies?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

How do you sort out the kooks? With one simple question......

Obama Official Brings Birtherism Into Argument Over Scandal

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

White House spokesman Jay Carney brought up birtherism while answering questions Tuesday, mocking reporters for repeatedly asking questions on a numbe...

Nick Wing

Orly Taitz Didn't Make Sense ... Until Now | Nick Wing | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

By now, if you haven't heard of Orly Taitz -- well, read no further. You are winning at the game of life. Whatever amount of time you are spending on ...

Texas Lawmakers Discuss Birther Bill

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

Texas lawmakers debated a bill Monday that, if passed, would require presidential hopefuls to prove they are natural born U.S. citizens, Austin's KTBC...

Judge Slams 'Fanciful, Delusional And Irrational' Birther

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 04.03.2013 | Politics

A New York state judge has fined a Brooklyn-based birther activist and ordered him to pay $177,000 for a lawsuit he filed to have President Barack Oba...

GOP Lawmaker Questions Obama's Birthplace

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics

A Republican lawmaker questioned President Obama's birthplace on Tuesday, joining the ranks of conservative "birthers" who have raised doubts about th...

Media Bias Against Birther Coverage?

Jason Salzman | Posted 04.24.2013 | Denver
Jason Salzman

You'd think KHOW's Peter Boyles, who's probably the leading birther talk-show host in America, would at least stop and say 'thank you' when a state senator tips his hat to Boyles' relentless efforts to expose President Obama's Social Security number as belonging to another man.

Birthers Unite Against Anti-Arpaio Effort

Salon | Posted 02.22.2013 | Politics

Birther attorney and conservative gadfly Larry Klayman is threatening a lawsuit if an Arizona group continues its attempts to recall Maricopa County S...

John Celock

GOP Leader Touts Orly Taitz Connection | John Celock | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

Although he has downplayed his involvement in the past, the Republican speaker of the Missouri House of Representatives appears to defend his connecti...


Salon | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

Birther attorney Philip Berg called birther queen Orly Taitz’s actions “deplorable” this week before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, in a hear...

Birther Queen Reveals Plans For Big Trip

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

Birther queen Orly Taitz has announced details of her planned road trip to lobby Congress and the Supreme Court next week. Taitz, a lawyer, dentis...

Birther Queen Hopes To Lobby Congress

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics

Birther queen Orly Taitz wants to round up her supporters to take a road trip to Washington next month to lobby Congress and protest President Barack ...

Bad News For Birther Queen

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 02.18.2013 | Politics

Birther queen Orly Taitz is facing possible sanctions from a federal judge in Southern California for lying. U.S. District Judge Andrew Guilford o...

Orly Taitz Claims New Power

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics

Birther queen Orly Taitz is now claiming she has the ability to have President Barack Obama arrested in Connecticut. Taitz posted on her website W...