David Garrow, Pulitzer-prize winning author of a book on Martin Luther King Jr., has written a book about Barack Obama–Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama–to be released May 9, 2017. Garrow began writing his book in 2008, working on it over the past 9 years. The book, 1460+ pages long, covers Obama’s history from the point where his father allegedly came to the U.S. in the late 1950s through 2016 (but with scant coverage after 2007). Garrow spoke recently on Jamie Weinstein’s radio show:
I think that people irrespective of their political views or partisan identification will be astonished—I cannot say that too strongly—will be profoundly astonished by how much important substance of Barack Obama’s life has not previously been known. … [emphasis added to quotes]
Posted in Biographies and Selected Persons, Obama Family, Open Threads, Vetting Obama
Tagged Alex McNear, Barack Hussein Obama II, Bernie Sanders, Cassandra Butts, David Garrow, Genevieve Cook, Harvard Law, Jamie Weinstein, Ken Mack, Laurence H. Tribe, Michael C. Dorf, Michelle Robinson, open thread, Robert M. Fischer, Robert M. Fisher, SEC
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Members of Congress Internal Memo
What to tell your Constituents in Answer to Obama Eligibility Questions!
Their Talking Points Internal Memo Revealed!
Nov. 5, 2010
This was the spin that the Members of Congress were given to keep the American electorate at bay and confused in the debate about Obama’s eligibility issues. All the while, Congress did nothing to investigate the matter in a congressional hearing like they did for similar concerns about John McCain.
Posted in Corruption, Government Policies, National Policy, Natural Born Citizen Discussion, Obama Eligibility
Tagged 2011, Acting Solicitor General, birth certificate, Certificate of Live Birth, Citizens United lawsuit, Congressional Memo, Congressional Memo November 11, Democratic Party, Erika K. Lunder, Internal Memo, Jack Maskell, Kate M. Manuel, Laurence H. Tribe, Mario Apuzzo, Michael V. Seitzinger, natural born citizenship, Neal Kumar Katyal, Obama's eligibility, Paige Whitaker, Perkins v Elg, Presidentially Eligibility, Progressives, Qualifications for President and the Natural Born Citizenship Requirement, Second Congressional Memo, Second memo, Secretary of State, State of Hawaii, Tom Deacon, US Congress, vetted, Writ of Certiorari