Contrary to a report Friday in the New York Post, former California governor Arnold Schwarzengger (R) says he's not angling to change the Constitution to allow foreign-born people like himself to serve as president.
Schwarzenegger tweeted the following on Friday:
— Arnold (@Schwarzenegger) October 18, 2013
The Post cited sources saying the action movie star wanted to get the change made -- something that would require a Constitutional amendment -- so that he could run for president in 2016.
Schwarzenegger was born in Austria.
The speculation isn't totally unfounded; Schwarzenegger said in 2010 that he would "without a doubt" run for president if he were allowed to.