11-year-old born in China: I want to run for president in 2040

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As TODAY’s special series “Can-Do Kids” continues, TODAY’s Jenna Bush Hager spotlights 11-year-old Alena Mulhern, who plans on running for president in 2040 even though she was born in China. The Constitution says only “natural born citizens” can be elected president, but Mulhern is urging Congress to open the door for U.S. citizens like her.