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    Mitt Romney Is Not a Birther

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    Mitt Romney has finally addressed the topic everyone else is talking about: his celebrity birther surrogate, Donald Trump. The Obama campaign has urged Romney to denounce the real-estate mogul for propagating the conspiracy theory that the president was born in Kenya. But, while Mitt insists “I disagree with him, there’s no question that the president was born in the United States of America,” he’s not quite ready to ditch The Donald. “I don’t go around telling my supporters what they should think or what they should say,” he said on CNBC Friday. 

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