Corn on Hardball: Is Rick Perry a Birther?

Mon Oct. 24, 2011 6:40 PM EDT

David Corn and the Dallas Morning News' Wayne Slater joined Chris Matthews on MSNBC's Hardball to discuss GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry's recent comments that it's not definitive that Obama was born in the US. One of Perry's reasons for his uncertainty? "I don't know. I had dinner with Donald Trump the other night," he said.

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