Need To Know

Jon Meacham: Allow Non-Native Americans to Run For President

Clip: Season 1 | 2m 27s

In this essay, Need to Know's Jon Meacham explains the reasoning behind the Framers' decision to allow only native-born Americans to run for president, and argues that it's time to repeal that part of the Constitution.

Aired: 04/14/11

Rating: NR

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