New York Daily News 
Thursday, May 13, 2010
Hawaii to Birthers: Thanks for writing, now aloha!
The island state’s Republican Gov. Linda Lingle signed into law on Wednesday a bill that would allow Hawaii to ignore repeated requests for President Obama’s birth certificate.
Health Department officials say they still get 10 to 20 e-mails each week requesting verification that Obama was in fact born in Hawaii, which prompted the law.
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Speculation about the President’s birthplace has continued on the Internet for nearly two years, despite evidence that he was born in the nation’s 50th state in 1961.
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“I had my health director, who is a physician by background, go personally view the birth certificate in the birth records of the Department of Health,” Lingle said during a recent interview on WABC Radio with Rabbi Shmuley Boteach.
“The President was, in fact, born at Kapi’olani Hospital in Honolulu, Hawaii,” she said. “And that’s just a fact.”
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