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Barack Obama citizenship conspiracy theories


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During Barack Obama's campaign for president in 2008, throughout his presidency, and afterwards, a number of conspiracy theories falsely asserted Obama was ineligible to be President of the United States because he was not a natural-born citizen of the United States as required by Article Two of the U.S. Constitution.
    • Other conspiracy theories in the U.S. 

    • Background 

    • Release of the birth certificates 

    • False claims 

    • Disputes over "natural-born citizen" requirements 

    • Campaigners and proponents 

    • Political impact 

    • Commentary and criticism 

    • Legislation and litigation 

    • Impact on the 2012 presidential election and beyond 

    • White House responses