Joe Montgomery’s ballot challenge to Barack Obama’s place on the 2012 general election ballot for President of the United States was withdrawn, and so the three-man Kansas Board of Objections decided there was nothing to vote on. Obama stays on the ballot.
Birther dissident leader Orly Taitz showed up and wanted to make her own objection, but the filing deadline had passed. She was not allowed to object, although the Board let her talk a little.
A verification received over the weekend from the State of Hawaii to Kansas that Obama was indeed born in Hawaii, reports TPMMuckraker, is just icing on the cake which remained sitting uneaten on an otherwise empty chair.
The Oh for Goodness Sakes! blog has a fantastic first-hand report of the hearing by slash2k.
Press coverage of Taitz in Kansas: