State officials revisit Obama’s birth certificate
PHOENIX | Arizona officials are jumping back into a persistent, yet debunked controversy over President Obama’s birth certificate and his eligibility to hold office.
A legislative committee Wednesday endorsed a proposal that requires presidential candidates to swear that they meet the qualifications to be the nation’s chief executive. And the Arizona secretary of state is expected in the coming days to call for candidates to complete a new form asking eligibility questions, including whether they are natural-born U.S. citizens.
The widely disproved notion that the president was born abroad rather than in Hawaii, as state officials have