[VIDEO UPDATE BELOW] Via the Atlanta Journal-Constitution; - Birther bill sponsor tries, fails to get vote - By April Hunt
Rep. Mark Hatfield, R-Waycross, failed in his attempt to get the powerful Rules Committee to amend a bill setting the date for Georgia’s presidential primary. He tried to add language from House Bill 401, which would force presidential and vice presidential candidates to prove their U.S. citizenship before landing on the Georgia ballot.
The attempt would have led to a Crossover Day vote on Wednesday, the last day for a measure to pass from one chamber for review in another. The primary bill is up for a vote on Wednesday, but without any amendments.
Hatfield’s bill, which originally had 93 co-sponsors, had just 65 backers by this week.... ...Continued here; http://www.ajc.com/news/georgia-politics-elections/birther-bill-sponsor-tries-873634.html
As previously reported here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here and here. Montana, Pennsylvania, Georgia, Arizona, Texas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Indiana, Connecticut, Missouri and Iowa are pursuing legislation that will require presidential and vice-presidential candidates prove they're Constitutionally Eligible.
Georgia Representative Tommy Benton: I Have Doubts Obama Was Born In The United States; Obama Has Refused To Show His Birth Certificate. -Details here.
VIDEO: Co-Sponsor of Georgia Proof-of-Eligibility Law Rep. Sean Jerguson Speaks Out: Slams Media For Spinning & Half-Truths; Got Citizen Parents!? -Video here.
NEW DETAILS & ACTION ALERT: GA HB401 Proof-of-Eligibility; Cut Off Period Next Week; Contact GA House Republican Leadership; Demand Action -Details here.
The States Have the Constitutional Power to Pass Legislation Prescribing Presidential Ballot Access Requirements Including Determining Whether a Candidate Meets the Eligibility Requirements of Article II, Section 1, Clause 5 - Details here.
Notre Dame Professor Charles Rice: Obama's eligibility could be biggest political fraud in the history of the world; time for a new approach -Details here.
Attorney Mario Apuzzo: All presidents born after 1787, except for Chester Arthur and Barack Obama, met the “natural born Citizen” criteria. -Details here.
Commander Charles Kerchner: List of U.S. Presidents - Eligibility under Article II Grandfather Clause (GFC) or Natural Born Citizen (NBC) Clause or Seated due to Election Fraud -Details here.
Visit the Birther Vault for the long list of evidence against Hawaii officials and all of the people questioning Obama's eligibility; [http://obamareleaseyourrecords.blogspot.com/2010/08/video-ltc-terry-lakins-attorney-on-cnn.html].
Georgia House Bill 401 - Bill Requiring Candidates for President Prove Constitutional Eligibility - 3/1/2011
U.S. Presidents & Eligibility: Grandfather Clause, Natural Born Citizen Clause, or Seated by Fraud
The Citizenship Status of Our 44 Presidents