Axelrod Blames Fox for Obama Birther Myth


axelrod-obamaFox News is partly to blame for spreading the idea that President Obama wasn’t born in the United States, White House senior adviser David Axelrod said Wednesday.

“I find the whole thing bewildering, but there is that strain, and it’s always been there in our politics,” he said on CBS’s “Late Show with David Letterman.”

He added, “These are times of great change and stress, so you see some of those things come out, but it is no doubt promoted by our friends at Fox and others, and that’s part of the politics we have to deal with.”



  1. So just let Obama show the public a copy of his birth certificate and then there can be no more doubt. What is so private about the birth certificate that he cannot show it?