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Birthplace issue done, more to follow?

The issue of whether President Barack Obama was born in the United States of America has haunted Obama for much of his presidency and even before. So, why did it take Donald Trump bringing up the issue for Obama to share the long form of his birth certificate with the public? The White House posted it online on Wednesday showing the president was born in Hawaii, USA.

Despite Obama’s efforts to say we have no time for this “silliness,” Obama came off looking like he was putting out fires rather than moving forward on any of his agenda. On the other hand, Trump turned the outcome to his advantage.

Trump told reporters in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on Wednesday, “Today I am very proud of myself because I have accomplished something that nobody else has been able to accomplish.”
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