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Fact Check – Obama Birther Movement Started by a Democrat Lawyer

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Fact Check – Obama Birther Movement Started by a Democrat Lawyer

by NetAdvisor.org® Staff

WASHINGTON DC. Hillary Clinton attempted to bring up an eight year old birther questions as Obama’s term is set to expire. Clinton blamed Trump for the birther movement.

According to factcheck.org: “…it’s true that some of her ardent (Clinton) supporters pushed the theory, there is no evidence that Clinton or her campaign had anything to do with it.”

Trump raised question as many people of BOTH political parties did in 2008 (and some since).

At this point the issue is nothing more than a political distraction by the Clinton camp to focus on anything but Hillary Clinton’s health questions, email scandal, or proposed economic policies.

Trump, and again others did raise the birther issue too in 2015. Trump conceded to bury the issue by stating today that, “President Barack Obama was born in the United States.”

The REAL Original Birther

Many seem to have forgotten where the original birther issue came from.

“Philip J. Berg, Esquire, [Berg is a former Deputy Attorney General of Pennsylvania; former candidate for Governor and U.S. Senate in Democratic Primaries; former Chair of the Democratic Party in Montgomery County; former member of Democratic State Committee; an attorney with offices in Montgomery County, PA and an active practice in Philadelphia, PA, filed a lawsuit in Federal Court today, Berg vs. Obama, Civil Action No. 08-cv-4083, seeking a Declaratory Judgment and an Injunction that Obama does not meet the qualifications to be President of the United States. Berg filed this suit for the best interests of the Democratic Party and the citizens of the United States.”

— File info about the Plaintiff litigator, Philip Berg. (bold emphasis added)

Court Docs:

1. Legal complaint filed by Plaintiff Berg

Formal Case Number: Berg v Obama (2008), Civil Action No. 08-4083

2. Court Order Denying Berg TRO v Obama

3. Obama-motion-to-dismiss

4. Berg-opposition-to-dismiss

5. FEC (Federal Elections Committee) Joining Obama’s Motion to Dismiss Based on Lack of Jurisdiction

6. Berg v Obama et al Opinion by the 3rd Cir Court of Appeals (2008)
Filed 11-12-2009

We obtained a redacted copy of what an original 1961 birth certificate issued by the State of Hawaii actually looked like.

Sample of What an Original Birth Certificate from Hawaii Looked Like in 1961 (Year of Obama’s birth):

Birth Certificate Provided by Obama Admin. Dated April 27, 2011 (below):

The Obama Admin was unable to provide an original authenticated birth certificate to the media and the public. In 2011, a copy was created as shown below that serves as proof of U.S. birth.

Internet’s Humor of Obama’s Official Birth Certificate:

As the Internet would have it, some have poked fun in attempt to clear up the controversy of Barack Obama’s birth certificate. This image was widely circulated on the Internet. Original author not known.

We currently are showing 148 archived files available on “Obama Birth Questions.” This post is published as mater of historical record.


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