1. Trump was a major “birther,” he claimed that Barack Obama was born in Kenya and as such was ineligible for the presidency. The release of Obama’s long-form health certificate in 2011 didn’t stop his claims.
2. Trump claimed Obama spent $4 million in legal fees to cover up records showing his ‘true citizenship’. — the’ Obama for America’ campaign did paid over $4 million to the law firm Perkins Coie. However political campaigns seek legal counsel on a wide range of issues, not just those related to lawsuits.