U.S. Senator Ted Cruz’s hope for the White House is raising questions because the Texas politician was actually born in Canada. So, what defines a natural born citizen, and who is allowed to run for president?
US Constitution Article II
“The executive power shall be vested in a President of the United States of America.”
Is Ted Cruz, born in Canada, eligible to run for president?
“Can Ted Cruz run for president if he was born in Canada?”
Qualifications for President and the “Natural Born” Citizenship Eligibility Requirement
“The Constitution sets out three eligibility requirements to be President: one must be 35 years of age, a resident ‘within the United States’ for 14 years, and a ‘natural born Citizen.'”
The Bias of the Supreme Court
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