Back in 1875, the United States Supreme Court, in Minor v, Happersett, ruled that “natural born citizen” was defined as children born of two U.S. citizens – regardless of the location of the birth. It found: “The Constitution does not, in words, say who shall be natural-born citizens. Resort must be had elsewhere to ascertain that. At common-law, with the nomenclature of which the framers of the Constitution were familiar, it was never doubted that all children born in a country of parents who were its citizens became themselves, upon their birth, citizens also.”

Obama’s problem, by his own admission and records of the State Department is this: His father was not a United States citizen.

Therefore, via Minor v, Happersett and the United States Supreme Court in 1875, Obama is ineligible because, since his father was not a U.S. citizen, Obama is not a natural born citizen.

Therefore, Bill O’Reilly and Sean Hannity and whoever else ignores this fact are hypocrites. This also includes Marco Rubio and Bobby Jindal. Both of those gentlemen were born in this country, but neither or their parents were citizens of the United States at the time of their respective births.

Richard Bach

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