The Senate was faced with the question of the citizenship status of a person born outside the
First, they say that he is a NBC simply because he was born to two
Second, they say McCain is a NBC because he was born in the Panama Canal Zone which was a "sovereign
Whether any of this can be used for or against Obama is another question. Again, Obama presents a different fact pattern from McCain. Mr. Olson and Professor Tribe in their first point state that McCain is a NBC simply because he was born to two
Finally, they also state that Obama was born in
Mario Apuzzo, Esq.
December 29, 2008