Who Can Run For President?

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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?

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US Constitution Article II

https://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/articleii

“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?

http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/article/2013/aug/20/ted-cruz-born-canada-eligible-run-president/

“Can Ted Cruz run for president if he was born in Canada?”

Qualifications for President and the “Natural Born” Citizenship Eligibility Requirement

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R42097.pdf

“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.'”

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The Bias of the Supreme Court

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8C0weq6CzqM

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