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KVUE-TV Austin
Supporters of Rodney Reed call to overturn convictionletters - one to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, one to Bastrop District A
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 9 minutes ago
letters - one to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, one to Bastrop District Attorney Bryan Goertz and one to Governor Greg Abbott. "Often the courts might not take the time to really examine things as closely as we think they should have.... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Local Tree Ordinances May Be Cut Down In Austinis brewing in Austin over whether cities should be able to regulate trees that
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 41 minutes ago
is brewing in Austin over whether cities should be able to regulate trees that are on private property. Backed by Gov. Greg Abbott, a bill before the special session of the state legislature would prevent cities from setting requirements... Read more
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11 News Houston
Tourism officials: 'Bathroom Bill' has cost Texas $66Mgo,” said Brian Aulifee, to lawmakers. “This is a safety issue. Safety of priva
11 News Houston / Posted an hour ago
go,” said Brian Aulifee, to lawmakers. “This is a safety issue. Safety of privacy and a fiscal issue, as well.” Governor Greg Abbott said passing this bill is one of his 20 priorities this special session, and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has been a big... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Bathroom bill clears key Texas Senate committee votejust can't see the urgent need to regulate bathroom use," said Smith, who went
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
just can't see the urgent need to regulate bathroom use," said Smith, who went viral last week when she posed with Gov. Greg Abbott in a picture in San Antonio last week. But supporters of SB 3 were unrelenting themselves in stressing the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bathroom debate flares anew in Texas Legislaturejust can't see the urgent need to regulate bathroom use," said Smith, who went
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
just can't see the urgent need to regulate bathroom use," said Smith, who went viral last week when she posed with Gov. Greg Abbott in a picture in San Antonio last week. But supporters of SB 3 were unrelenting themselves in stressing the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
KTAB lands exclusive interview with Gov. Greg AbbottABILENE, Texas (KTAB) - Governor Greg Abbott recently sat down with KTAB politi
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 hours ago
ABILENE, Texas (KTAB) - Governor Greg Abbott recently sat down with KTAB political correspondent Colonel Michal Bob Starr during for an exclusive interview about the ongoing special session. Abbott discussed hot topics such as lowering taxes,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
An unfunded mandate from Austin on electionsinto something that will have a significant impact on mail balloting. House Bi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
into something that will have a significant impact on mail balloting. House Bill 658, which was signed into law by Gov. Greg Abbott last month, still includes the provisions in Bernal’s original bill. It allows accommodations for voters who... Read more
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Reuters
Activists, executives tell Texas Senate to ditch bathroom billAffairs. Smith drew wide notice on the internet this week after posting a pict
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
Affairs. Smith drew wide notice on the internet this week after posting a picture of herself with Republican Governor Greg Abbott, a supporter of the bathroom measure who she suggested had no idea she was transgender. Angie Castro, mother of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The Governor Is Calling For A Raise For Teachers But Who Is Considered A ‘Teacher?’The special session is underway, and of the 20 items Gov. Greg Abbott says he w
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 hours ago
The special session is underway, and of the 20 items Gov. Greg Abbott says he wants lawmakers to tackle, one is getting a lot of attention from teachers: pay increases for educators. "I want legislation on my desk that increases teacher pay by... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Turner tells lawmakers 'bathroom bill' tries to solve non-existent problemand are now experiencing it from their elected leaders." Turner, who was among
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
and are now experiencing it from their elected leaders." Turner, who was among more than a dozen Texas mayors asking Gov. Greg Abbott for a meeting to discuss what they view as state infringement on their ability to decide local policies and... Read more
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Reuters
Transgender activists tell Texas Senate to ditch bathroom billAffairs. Smith drew wide notice on the internet this week after posting a pict
Reuters / Posted 12 hours ago
Affairs. Smith drew wide notice on the internet this week after posting a picture of herself with Republican Governor Greg Abbott, a supporter of the bathroom measure who she suggested had no idea she was transgender. FILE PHOTO - Republican... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
IBM all in on fight against bathroom billsmade passing a bathroom bill a priority this year. IBM's letter came on the ev
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
made passing a bathroom bill a priority this year. IBM's letter came on the eve of a 30-day special session called by Gov. Greg Abbott who wants lawmakers to pass a bill to renew the Texas Medical Board and other state agencies. Once that bill is... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC law replacing HB2 is still a bathroom bill that discriminates, challengers claimin a similar debate about transgender rights and protections to the one that ra
The News & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
in a similar debate about transgender rights and protections to the one that raged in this state last summer. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, a Republican, called Texas lawmakers into a special 30-day session to consider an agenda that included a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Abortion rights groups sue Texas over procedure banthe Supreme Court ruling has had little influence on Texas legislators' efforts
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 hours ago
the Supreme Court ruling has had little influence on Texas legislators' efforts to pass anti-abortion bills. Gov. Greg Abbott has put abortion bills on the docket for the the 30-day special session that started July 18. That includes bills... Read more
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11 News Houston
Abbott adds school finance, retired teacher benefits to special sessionsession. After the Senate voted early Thursday morning to pass a bill keeping
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
session. After the Senate voted early Thursday morning to pass a bill keeping several key state agencies alive, Gov. Greg Abbott immediately expanded the special session agenda by adding 19 items — and dramatically expanded the focus of two... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas Sued Again Over Abortion Year After Supreme Court Lossthan half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republica
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
than half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republicans were undeterred by the ruling, and Gov. Greg Abbott began signing new abortion restrictions in June. Planned Parenthood and other abortion-rights groups are now... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Texas Senate Aiming to Move Divisive Bills at Breakneck Paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Abbott adds school finance, retired teacher benefits to special sessionsession. After the Senate voted early Thursday morning to pass a bill keeping
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
session. After the Senate voted early Thursday morning to pass a bill keeping several key state agencies alive, Gov. Greg Abbott immediately expanded the special session agenda by adding 19 items — and dramatically expanded the focus of two... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teens protest new Texas bill with giant quinceañeranot meet this law on its hateful level. ... We will resist through celebrating
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
not meet this law on its hateful level. ... We will resist through celebrating our families and our culture.' 'When Gov. Greg Abbott signed the bill into law on May 7, he disrespected my community. He put a lot of Texas in danger. SB4 is not only... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Abortion rights groups sue Texas over procedure banthe Supreme Court ruling has had little influence on Texas legislators' efforts
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
the Supreme Court ruling has had little influence on Texas legislators' efforts to pass anti-abortion bills. Gov. Greg Abbott has put abortion bills on the docket for the the 30-day special session that started July 18. That includes bills... Read more
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Raw Story
Abortion rights groups sue Texas to block procedure banstrict regulations on doctors and facilities. The latest Texas law, signed in
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
strict regulations on doctors and facilities. The latest Texas law, signed in June by the state’s Republican Governor Greg Abbott, also requires abortion providers to dispose of aborted fetal tissue through burial or cremation. The plaintiffs... Read more
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MedCity News
Merck reveals plans for role in Austin health innovation hubbuild a health innovation zone, one interesting development is how Merck figure
MedCity News / Posted yesterday
build a health innovation zone, one interesting development is how Merck figures into those plans. This week Texas Governor Greg Abbott confirmed that Merck would set up an IT hub, which is expected to create more than 600 jobs with the help of a $6... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Abbott adds school finance, retired teacher benefits to special sessionsession. After the Senate voted early Thursday morning to pass a bill keeping
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
session. After the Senate voted early Thursday morning to pass a bill keeping several key state agencies alive, Gov. Greg Abbott immediately expanded the special session agenda by adding 19 items — and dramatically expanded the focus of two... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Abortion rights groups sue Texas to block procedure banstrict regulations on doctors and facilities. The latest Texas law, signed in
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
strict regulations on doctors and facilities. The latest Texas law, signed in June by the state's Republican Governor Greg Abbott, also requires abortion providers to dispose of aborted fetal tissue through burial or cremation. The plaintiffs... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas Sued Again Over Abortion Year After Supreme Court Lossthan half of the state’s abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republica
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
than half of the state’s abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republicans were undeterred by the ruling, and Gov. Greg Abbott began signing new abortion restrictions in June. Planned Parenthood and other abortion-rights groups are now... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Abortion Rights Groups Sue Texas Over Procedure Banthe Supreme Court ruling has had little influence on Texas legislators' efforts
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
the Supreme Court ruling has had little influence on Texas legislators' efforts to pass anti-abortion bills. Gov. Greg Abbott has put abortion bills on the docket for the the 30-day special session that started July 18. That includes bills... Read more
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KERA North Texas
National Episcopal Church Urges Defeat Of Texas 'Bathroom Bill'no evidence of such cases. While he was largely absent from the bathroom debat
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
no evidence of such cases. While he was largely absent from the bathroom debate during the first half of the year, Gov. Greg Abbott in May confirmed that he urged pastors to pressure the Texas House and help build support for the measure as it... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Texas sued again over abortion year after Supreme Court lossthan half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republica
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
than half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republicans were undeterred by the ruling, and Gov. Greg Abbott began signing new abortion restrictions in June. Planned Parenthood and other abortion-rights groups are now... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas Senate Aiming To Move Divisive Bills At Breakneck Paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Republicans making it harder for public to be heard on bathroom bill, Democrats saysession hearing for or against the bill. The bill has become one of the most c
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
session hearing for or against the bill. The bill has become one of the most controversial bills of the 20 ideas Gov. Greg Abbott, a Republican, has ordered lawmakers to take up in the special session that started Tuesday. He and his... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas sued again over abortion year after Supreme Court lossthan half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republica
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
than half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republicans were undeterred by the ruling, and Gov. Greg Abbott began signing new abortion restrictions in June. Planned Parenthood and other abortion-rights groups are now... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Radio ad campaign opposes Texas 'bathroom bill'day of a special legislative session. Patrick let the normally routine bills d
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
day of a special legislative session. Patrick let the normally routine bills die during the regular session, forcing Gov. Greg Abbott to call lawmakers back to work so they could revive key conservative priorities. Abbott has directed the... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas sued again over abortion year after Supreme Court lossthan half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republica
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
than half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republicans were undeterred by the ruling, and Gov. Greg Abbott began signing new abortion restrictions in June. Planned Parenthood and other abortion-rights groups are now... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Abortion rights groups sue Texas over procedure banthe Supreme Court ruling has had little influence on Texas legislators' efforts
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
the Supreme Court ruling has had little influence on Texas legislators' efforts to pass anti-abortion bills. Gov. Greg Abbott has put abortion bills on the docket for the the 30-day special session that started July 18. That includes bills... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas sued again over abortion year after Supreme Court lossthan half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republica
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
than half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republicans were undeterred by the ruling, and Gov. Greg Abbott began signing new abortion restrictions in June. Planned Parenthood and other abortion-rights groups are now... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas sued again over abortion year after Supreme Court lossthan half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republica
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
than half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republicans were undeterred by the ruling, and Gov. Greg Abbott began signing new abortion restrictions in June. Planned Parenthood and other abortion-rights groups are now... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas sued again over abortion year after Supreme Court lossthan half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republica
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
than half of the state's abortion clinics to close after 2013. Texas Republicans were undeterred by the ruling, and Gov. Greg Abbott began signing new abortion restrictions in June. Planned Parenthood and other abortion-rights groups are now... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Texas Senate aiming to move divisive bills at breakneck paceto force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
to force an overtime session so lawmakers could approve conservative bills that failed earlier this year. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott complied. He called the Legislature back to work in order to keep the agencies operating and then to tackle... Read more
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