Sheriff Joe Arpaio: Obama Birth Certificate a "Forgery"

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Here we go again.

Stirring up "birther" controversy yet again, Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff Joe Arpaio said he suspects the President Obama's birth certificate released last year is fake.

Armed with a 10-page report he personally commissioned, Arpaio said he suspects Obama's long form birth certificate is merely a “computer-generated forgery.”

Arpaio also raised questions about the authenticity of the president’s selective service registration card. He said he would like Congress to investigate the matter.

“Based on all of the evidence presented and investigated, I cannot in good faith report to you that these documents are authentic,” Sheriff Arpaio said last week.

“My investigators believe the long-form birth certificate was manufactured electronically and that it did not originate in paper format as claimed by the White House.”

Arpaio repeatedly said he is not questioning Obama's legal status under the Constitution nor alleging fraud on Obama’s part, but did say there is evidence of crimes.

The controversial lawman believes someone close to the president has tampered with or forged documents and he is required to investigate under Arizona law.

Fact-checking groups have concluded the certificates are authentic, of course, and Obama has even joked about the sideshow that has followed his presidency.

At last year’s White House Correspondents Association Dinner, he ridiculed Donald Trump, who had said that his own investigators were looking into the matter.

But Sheriff Arpaio, who built a national profile by creating tent cities for jail inmates and by taking a tough stance on immigration, could reignite the controversy.

Last December, the Justice Department accused Arpaio of civil rights abuses, sparking debate over whether his latest "birther" crusade is politically motivated.

Arpaid said he began his investigation before that - in August 2011 - after tea party members from Surprise, Ariz., signed a petition challenging the certificate.

Joe Arpaio has a history of launching investigations of his enemies, however, be they journalists, judges, Maricopa County Board of Supervisors, you name it.

For years, notes the Tucson Citizen (a vocal Obama critic, no less), if you criticized Joe Arpaio, you'd soon be staring down often baseless criminal investigations.

Is President Obama a natural-born U.S. citizen?


yeah mi thinkin all of dem inna high position are dishonest and confuse da people


John K said
"so what the fuck you big time sheriff waiting for ??????????????? scared ???????? of course, you are too
low of a rank to go and arrest the president ha ??" John, if you will watch the video of his press conference carefully, you will realize that he is trying to determine what action he CAN take (and remain alive). He has no evidence that the president himself has committed a crime, only that the document the president says is authentic is a fabrication. Joe has done his job. Now I believe the public should demand, through it's elected representatives (Congress), that Obama appear before congress and in sworn testimony state that this is his authentic certificate. The Roger Clemens fiasco is NOTHING compared to this question: Have we in fact HAD a president the past 3 years? It needs to be settled quickly. Otherwise none of the laws Congress has passed and Obama has signed are valid.


The "document" posted on line as Obama's birth certificate was clearly created in Adobe Illustrator or equivalent program. It is NOT a scanned image of any document (birth certificate or whatever). The president has said in public that it is his birth certificate. Now let him swear before Congress or in a Court of Law that it is his authentic birth certificate, documenting accurately his time and place of birth.... A lying sociopath has no qualms about fabricating the truth, in private or in public, but might think twice about committing the crime of perjury. BTW, these people are really stupid (whoever is trying to sell this image as authentic). All they had to do was create the Illustrator image, print it out, and scan the printout in, and the forgery would not have been detected (at least not this easily).


so what the fuck you big time sheriff waiting for ??????????????? scared ???????? of course, you are too
low of a rank to go and arrest the president ha ??? What the fuck has come to this world ??????? You can't arrest the criminal who is sitting in the white house ............And it's the president of the United States. Fuck you all corrupted scum bags fucking's ok to commit a crime as long as
you work for the goverment. Especially you are the president.


Lets be clear none of you dullards have won a case in the “U.S. Courts�, maybe in your simple minds (if you have any) but not in our “U.S. Courts�, so unless Birthers/ teabaggers, whatever you want to be called, win a court case, we will continue to see as dullards, liars or racist or maybe all three. Deal with that baby!


Arpaio is still playing Scooby Doo, trying to solve a mystery lol. Hey Joe, are you going to drive the magic mystery machine? Can't bully everyone else like you do your inmates can you?


Mitt Romney’s Mexican father, hmmmmm…….Are the simple minded “BIRTHERS�, going to ask Romney for his birth certificate? We all know this was never about a birth certificate, if it was then these same people would be asking Romney for his. It’s about small minded people who hate African Americans and do not have the brains to review a President’s policy so they make something up. Lets be clear none of these dullards have won a case in the “U.S. Courts�, maybe in their simple minds (if they have any) but not in our “U.S. Courts�, so unless Birthers/ teabaggers, whatever you want to be called, win a court case, we will continue to see as dullards, liars or racist or maybe all three. Deal with that baby!


HOW CAN I EXAMINE OBAMA'S BIRTH CERTIFICATE AND KNOW IT IS A FRAUD? You will find the necessary tools and starter instructions here: This is the real crime!


Hey, did ANYONE on here even try to watch the press conference? I have no opinion on whether Obama was born here on not, but there is EVIDENCE that the birth certificate that was posted on the white house website was an electronic forgery. Electronic forgeries don't have a race or political affiliation. It doesn't matter one tiny bit if the President is complicit, not a citizen, or if Joe Arpaio is the biggest scumbag on earth, there is EVIDENCE that needs to be investigated. It could turn out that someone is trying to defraud the President by putting up a cheap immitation electronic forgery on the White House website. Maybe the IT manager of the White House website is a republican and HE put up a forgery and the President was actually born in Hawaii. Grow up and look at the EVIDENCE, losers!


It is imperitive that obama is exposed and have to have obama made to answer for the forgery of the birth certificate the selective service forgery and holder of a Ct. Social security while never had lived there. There has been a high crime committed on the American people. We must not allow this fraud to get a free pass. I strongly believe this as a matter of dire national security. America must expose this userpet and Khabarovsk needs to be removed from power and prospected for treason. Yes high treason. Come on John boehner get a pair and burn this fraud. America is watching. You cant sit there and not do anything about it otherwise you are also guilty of not upholding your oath of office to uphold our constution and all enemies of America foreign and domestic.

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