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Arizona Birthers

Arizona GOP Chair Declines Reelection After Birther Questions

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 12.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the Arizona Republican Party has announced plans to step down, days after he publicly questioned whether President Barac...

GOP Official Continues Pushing Birther Claims

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics

Arizona Republican Party Chairman Tom Morrissey, who questioned President Barack Obama's eligibility to president earlier this week, told a Phoenix ra...

Birthers Raise Fuss During Election Formality

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics

The chairman of the Arizona Republican Party and two other Arizona members of the Electoral College on Monday questioned President Barack Obama's birt...

Birther Bash Suffers Massive Failure

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

Birther believers in Arizona will have to find another place to congregate later this month, after Tea Party organizers announced late last week that ...

Arizona Official's Hasty Birther Retreat: 'I Consider The Matter Closed'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

Arizona Secretary of State Ken Bennett backed off his birther demands on Wednesday, going so far as to say that he considered the matter of President ...

Bennett Apologizes For Embarrassing Birther Threat

Posted 05.23.2012 | Politics

Arizona Secretary of State Ken Bennett backed away from his birther-fueled request to verify President Obama's birth certificate with the state of Haw...

State Revives Birth Certificate Controversy

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

PHOENIX -- Arizona officials are jumping back into a persistent, yet debunked controversy over President Barack Obama's birth certificate and his elig...

Jan Brewer Issues Warning To Republicans On Birther Issue

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) -- Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer says the so-called "birther" issue is a potentially destructive issue for the country. Brewer was interview...

Arizona 'Birthers' See Tie To Birthright Citizenship

AP | PAUL DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — Legislation that would require proof of U.S. birth from presidential candidates is intersecting in Arizona with the question of whethe...

Jason Linkins

Anderson Cooper Confronts Birther Legislator (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Have you heard that the Birthers are making a comeback? They are, baby! Straight up passing laws in Arizona that would require presidential candidat...

Arizona House Passes Initial Provision For Obama Birther Bill

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona House on Monday voted for a provision that would require President Barack Obama to show his birth certificate if he hopes t...

Sam Stein

McCain Ties Opponent To Birther Queen Orly Taitz (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) seems to believe that while Arizona Republicans want a die-hard conservative as their Senate candidate in 2010, there is...