Washington is all abuzz because Wednesday morning the White House posted the “long form” of President Obama’s birth certificate with this note:
At a time of great consequence for this country – when we should be debating how we win the future, reduce our deficit, deal with high gas prices, and bring stability to the Middle East, Washington, DC, was once again distracted by a fake issue. The President’s hope is that with this step, we can move on to debating the bigger issues that matter to the American people and the future of the country.
The President subsequently held a news conference saying the same thing – at the same time as huckster Donald Trump was taking credit for getting the longer birth certificate released. BTW – he was born in Hawaii. It would be funny – except the “birther” issues has been used for over two years as a way to de-legitimatize President Obama. Let’s see what the Obama-haters come up with next.
Apparently this certificate wasn’t sufficient: