You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #71: Well, [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion: Presidential (Through Nov 2009) Donate to DU
Libertarian69 Donating Member (22 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-28-09 12:06 AM
Response to Reply #69
71. Well,
As much as I think McCain was nearly as much of a fraud as Obama (and I voted for neither), I would be willing to concede that being born to at least one American parent on a military base, and further conceding that an American military base is American soil, he was qualified. But if someone simply told me that McCain was born overseas and therefore ineligible, I would demand the proof that he is eligible.

And by "at the time of his birth" I was talking about his eligibility to be considered a "natural born citizen of the United States," not being eligible to become president, of course. I believe that age is 36, but I could be mistaken.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion: Presidential (Through Nov 2009) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC