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    to be president of the US must the parents of the person be citizens of the US

    is it in the constitution that both parents of the president must be US citizens

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    Read here>>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natural-born-citizen_clause_of_

    The candidate has to be a Natural born citizen, that means born in the States.

    Nope. The only requirement is that the candidate was born in the states.
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    Is this what to US constitution reads ?

    No, it's not in the Constitution because the people who wrote it were not born here.  They had to be here a certain number of years to qualify for the office of the President, etc.  If you are born in the USA, you a natural born citizen regardless of your parents.

    no



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