BORN IN THE USA?
Does Hawaii ever release long-form birth certificates?
Ex-official says Obama's document is in file cabinet at Department of Health
Posted: April 11, 2011
8:30 pm Eastern
By Bob Unruh
© 2011 WorldNetDaily
President Barack Obama in the Oval Office April 4, 2011
A former official with the Hawaii Department of Health says the computer image of a "Certification of Live Birth" displayed by the Obama campaign in 2008 to demonstrate the candidate's constitutional eligibility as a "natural born citizen" to occupy the Oval Office is the only document the state releases.
But testimony and documents from others who have received them from the state simply by requesting them raises questions about the comments of Chiyome Fukino, former head of the state agency in charge of birth records, including those that may reveal details of Barack Obama's 1961 birth.
It was in an interview with MSNBC that Fukino affirmed that the image of a short-form COLB is what the state releases.
"What he got, everybody got," Fukino said during the interview. "He put out exactly what everybody gets when they ask for a birth certificate."
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