Originally Posted by batair
Then there should be one because its a dumb law.
What's dumb about ascertaining loyalties? When they wrote the Constitution they had just fought a war, the American Revolution, which included internal insurgents.
The President of the United States commands the Armed Forces.
Imagine if the Germans could have ousted Hitler (he was Austrian not German) on a technicality which might not be such a technicality. We could have averted WWII.
And what's with his inability to produce a birth certificate?
Did you know the Armed Forces take an oath to protect against both foreign and domestic enemies?