Donald Trump: What You Need To Know

Donald Trump is a real estate mogul and former reality TV star. Trump is a 2016 candidate for the Republican presidential nomination.

Trump Believes In The Birther Conspiracy Theory

Trump Pushed The Birther Conspiracy Theory. “Trump first tried to cast doubt on Obama’s birthplace in 2011, leading the White House to publish an official copy of the president’s birth certificate as proof that Obama was born in Hawaii. Still, Trump questioned the document’s authenticity.” [Huffington Post, 12/16/15]

Trump Refused To Back Down From The Conspiracy Theory. “If he were to win the presidency, he said, then he would address the matter.” [Huffington Post, 12/16/15]