A newly released survey from Public Policy Poll finds that 54 percent of Republicans believe that President Barack Obama is a Muslim, while only 14 percent say he is a Christian and 32 percent are not sure. Among Donald Trump supporters, 66 percent believe Obama is a Muslim (video below).
In reality, Obama has repeatedly professed that he is a Christian, noted The Jerusalem Post and the Los Angeles Times. Additionally, Obama has ordered bombings in seven Muslim countries, The Intercept pointed out.
Another Public Policy Poll survey found that 40 percent of those in the GOP think Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas was born in the U.S., although he was born in Canada, but is an American citizen, NBC News reported.
Only 29 percent of Republicans believe Obama was born in the U.S. although was born in Hawaii, as shown by his short- and long-form birth certificates, noted CNN.
A Public Policy Poll survey on Republican presidential candidates found Donald Trump still in first place with 29 percent, followed by Ben Carson jumping to second with 15 percent, Jeb Bush with 9 percent, dropping to third, and Carly Fiorina leaping to fourth with 8 percent, noted MSNBC host Rachel Maddow.