This ought to get the Obama Administration nervous. Newt is right on the money with this serious issue that just wont go away. Obama needs to put this to rest. The American people deserve a answer to the ligitimacy of this presidents qualifications to Article 2 Section 1. When the former house speaker brings this up it is a serious matter. Gingrich sounds off on Obama eligibility Gingrich sounds off on Obama eligibility Former House Speaker and potential GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich used an appearance on Spanish-language television to sound off on questions surrounding President Obama's birthplace and religious faith, declaring the president has an "obligation" to figure out why so many Americans doubt his life story. "If I were the president, that would really concern me, not because of Fox News or talk radio or Rush Limbaugh, but what is there that he's doing that would let that many people be confused?" Gingrich said on Univision's "Al Punto," according to a report from The Hill.