Dixie Birther Madness: Most Virginia Republicans Question Obama Birth Place

Most Virginia Republicans question where Obama was born.

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By Robert Schlesinger, Thomas Jefferson Street blog

Last week we learned that the South is the home of festering Birtherism. Now new poll numbers are providing greater granularity. Taegan Goddard got an advanced look at a new Public Policy Polling survey, to be released in full tomorrow, which shows that 41 percent of Virginia Republicans think President Obama was born abroad (32 percent say he was, 27 percent are not sure). To put it another way: 68 percent of Virginia Republicans--more than two-thirds--aren't sure whether Obama was born in the USA. Yikes. (h/t GOP12)

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