Children’s Health Insurance Program

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Daily Press
I-64 expansion running ahead of schedulesome 65,000 kids and 1,100 pregnant women are going to lose health insurance co
Daily Press / Posted 2 hours ago
some 65,000 kids and 1,100 pregnant women are going to lose health insurance coverage because Congress didn’t renew the Children’s Health Insurance Program and Virginia will run out of money for the program on Jan. 31. And it heard that while... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Medicaid is a critical tool in the fight against opioid addiction. New reforms could weaken it.cuts to Medicaid will have an indisputably negative impact on kids in a more di
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
cuts to Medicaid will have an indisputably negative impact on kids in a more direct way. Right now, MaineCare and the state Children’s Health Insurance Program cover more than 130,000 kids. Thirty-eight percent of these children live in rural areas.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
October 16, 2017in the 3rd C.D.; 75,000 across Colorado) because congressional Republicans (inc
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
in the 3rd C.D.; 75,000 across Colorado) because congressional Republicans (including Tipton) have allowed the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (enacted in 1997 with bipartisan support) to expire – presumably because Hillary Clinton... Read more
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Philly.com
After the storm, Puerto Rico's health faces a long recoveryan additional $1 billion for Puerto Rico’s Medicaid program to resupply its cof
Philly.com / Posted 10 hours ago
an additional $1 billion for Puerto Rico’s Medicaid program to resupply its coffers as part of a bill that would extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program. But the legislation has been stalled in committee. Puerto Rico’s program is different... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Herb Paine: Turning The Corner On Governance And Stewardship In Arizonabirthrates, high school dropouts, illness. A number that might have improved ha
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 11 hours ago
birthrates, high school dropouts, illness. A number that might have improved had Congress not failed recently to renew the Children’s Health Insurance Program. That translates into thousands of kids who won’t be getting needed health care. 24 -... Read more
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Roll Call
Nominations Fill Legislative Void in Senateto move regular pieces of legislation through the process.” As an example, Mur
Roll Call / Posted 17 hours ago
to move regular pieces of legislation through the process.” As an example, Murphy cited legislation to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program, or CHIP. Work on that effort foundered as Republicans focused on overturning major... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Monday, Oct. 16, 2017: Trump’s impulsive attacks, expand Medicaid, boycott the NFLreasons. Then, because of lack of reproductive freedom, the low-income children
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
reasons. Then, because of lack of reproductive freedom, the low-income children that result will be not have access to the Children’s Health Insurance Program due to failure of this Congress to reauthorize it. Remember that picture of all men... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
High School Football Scores Week 8sale rescued the city from a state takeover that would have led to massive tax
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
sale rescued the city from a state takeover that would have led to massive tax hikes. (read more) Federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program in Pennsylvania could dry up as soon as January if Congress does not reauthorize spending... Read more
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Daily Press
Oct. 14 Letters: Children's health, Sheila Crowley, free speech, Tiffany BoyleRenew our commitment Congress allowed the Children’s Health Insurance Program,
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Renew our commitment Congress allowed the Children’s Health Insurance Program, which provides health insurance to 9 million American children to expire on Sept. 30. Without CHIP funding, millions of children nationwide, including thousands in the... Read more
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Philly.com
Obamacare wars just got personaland CEO: “We call on Congress to step in and swiftly complete work on a repair
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
and CEO: “We call on Congress to step in and swiftly complete work on a repair plan, including reauthorizing the Children’s Health Insurance Program. That critical program to protect our kids expired Sept. 30 with no action by our elected... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Trump to issue stop-payment order on health care subsidiessale rescued the city from a state takeover that would have led to massive tax
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
sale rescued the city from a state takeover that would have led to massive tax hikes. (read more) Federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program in Pennsylvania could dry up as soon as January if Congress does not reauthorize spending... Read more
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Philly.com
While politicians squabble over CHIP reauthorization 9 million kids are at riskof children whose health insurance is in jeopardy because Congress has not met
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
of children whose health insurance is in jeopardy because Congress has not met its Sept. 30 deadline for reauthorizing the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). CHIP provides health insurance for children whose families earn too much to... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
2,500 may lose health insurance in countyto expire; it's 'scary for kids caught in the crosshairs,' official says After
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
to expire; it's 'scary for kids caught in the crosshairs,' official says After Congress let funding for the national Children’s Health Insurance Program expire at the end of September, local health care providers are working to educate... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton students get a visit from Maasai Storytellersfiled News Flash: Get news alerts from the Times-Tribune on your mobile phone
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
filed News Flash: Get news alerts from the Times-Tribune on your mobile phone or in your email. Federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program in Pennsylvania could dry up as soon as January if Congress does not reauthorize spending... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Kids'coverage maylapseOn Sept. 30 of this year Congress let lapse the Children’s Health Insurance Pro
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
On Sept. 30 of this year Congress let lapse the Children’s Health Insurance Program. This is a program that helps provide coverage for millions of children nationwide. Thousands of children in our New England states may be left without coverage. This... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Time's up: As CHIP expires unrenewed, Congress blows a chance to save health care for 9 million kidsmonths ago that congressional incompetence would jeopardize the nation’s one in
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
months ago that congressional incompetence would jeopardize the nation’s one indisputable health care success — the Children’s Health Insurance Program, which has reduced the uninsured rate among kids to 5 percent from 14 percent over the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
11 days and counting: Why hasn't Congress renewed health insurance program for 9 million children?children’s healthcare program expired, the lawmakers still haven’t gotten aroun
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
children’s healthcare program expired, the lawmakers still haven’t gotten around to restoring it. We’re talking about the Children’s Health Insurance Program, a state-federal program serving 9 million children and their mothers. We reported... Read more
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The Morning Call
Eleven days and counting: Why hasn't Congress renewed the health insurance program for 9 million children already?children’s healthcare program expired, the lawmakers still haven’t gotten aroun
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
children’s healthcare program expired, the lawmakers still haven’t gotten around to restoring it. We’re talking about the Children’s Health Insurance Program, a state-federal program serving 9 million children and their mothers. We reported... Read more
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The Hill
President Trump’s contraception rule ignores the reality that birth control is health caretrue now as they were then. That’s because the Republicans supporting President
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
true now as they were then. That’s because the Republicans supporting President Trump’s new rule were unable to extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program before it expired on Sept. 30. More than 9 million children get their health insurance... Read more
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The Forward
Anne Kauffman’s New Play Sent Her To Synagogue For The First Time In A Decadewas the opposite of that. The conflict is basically offstage. The federal gove
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
was the opposite of that. The conflict is basically offstage. The federal government recently failed to renew the Children’s Health Insurance Program, which insures 9 million kids across the U.S. Obviously, neither you nor Amy could have... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Congress' inaction could mean CHIP funding expires by JanuaryFederal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program in Pennsylvania cou
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program in Pennsylvania could dry up as soon as January if Congress does not reauthorize spending for it. Lawmakers missed the Sept. 30 deadline to fund the program, better known as CHIP, for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How Trump’s tweets hide bad policyhasn’t gotten enough attn,” she wrote in her opener. “For the first time, Congr
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
hasn’t gotten enough attn,” she wrote in her opener. “For the first time, Congress missed the deadline to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program.” It was the first of seven tweets in which she expressed a proper outrage over the... Read more
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The Hill
New York warns HHS over children's health care funding delaya special legislative session to address a nearly $1 billion shortfall if Congr
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
a special legislative session to address a nearly $1 billion shortfall if Congress doesn’t quickly renew funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), the state’s health department said Wednesday. “[I]t is unlikely the Legislature... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
11 days and counting: Why hasn't Congress renewed health insurance program for 9 million children?children’s healthcare program expired, the lawmakers still haven’t gotten aroun
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
children’s healthcare program expired, the lawmakers still haven’t gotten around to restoring it. We’re talking about the Children’s Health Insurance Program, a state-federal program serving 9 million children and their mothers. We reported... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Congress' inaction could mean CHIP funding expires by JanuaryArticle Tools Federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program in P
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Article Tools Federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program in Pennsylvania could dry up as soon as January if Congress does not reauthorize spending for it. Lawmakers missed the Sept. 30 deadline to fund the program, better known as... Read more
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FOX News
A good economy is bad for tax cut chancessubcommittee on health have agreed to return to negotiations with Democrats on
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
subcommittee on health have agreed to return to negotiations with Democrats on a bill to continue funding for the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). House Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Monday he would... Read more
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FOX News
A good economy is bad for tax cut chancessubcommittee on health have agreed to return to negotiations with Democrats on
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
subcommittee on health have agreed to return to negotiations with Democrats on a bill to continue funding for the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). House Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Monday he would... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017: Children’s health care at risk, protect Arctic refuge, stand up to gun lobbychildren in the United States are in danger of losing health insurance. On Sept
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
children in the United States are in danger of losing health insurance. On Sept. 30, Congress allowed funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program to expire, even though this has bipartisan support. The program was created in 1997 to... Read more
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The Hill
Bannon putting Senate majority at risk in 2018, Republicans warnfor Hatch, the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, to strike a deal with
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
for Hatch, the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, to strike a deal with Democrats on taxes or to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program, Senate GOP aides warn. Those aides say Bannon’s campaign also casts a cloud over... Read more
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Philly.com
TRUMPadelphia: Vegas and beyond, and what you missed in the Obamacare debatethe last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare (again) a few weeks back. The deadlin
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
the last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare (again) a few weeks back. The deadline expired for Congress to renew funding the Children’s Health Insurance Program — which, generally speaking, covers kids whose families can’t afford private insurance... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Healthcare Concerns Mount with Open Enrollment Set to Begininaction in Congress. Kate McEvoy, with the Department of Social Services, sai
NBC Connecticut / Posted 6 days ago
inaction in Congress. Kate McEvoy, with the Department of Social Services, said Congress failed to renew funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) by the September 30 deadline. CHIP provides health insurance for 17,000 children... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
LaChip set to expire in Marchbeen reported from Washington D.C. by several sources that Congress has missed
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
been reported from Washington D.C. by several sources that Congress has missed the September 30 deadline to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). CHIP is a nationwide healthcare program designed to ensure that children from... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Scores of children at risk of losing healthcare coveragedesigned to provide health coverage for nine million children nationwide. Fede
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
designed to provide health coverage for nine million children nationwide. Federal lawmakers failed to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), cutting off federal funding that helps states provide lower-income families... Read more
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The Hill
Congress tackles children's healthcare, insurance stabilizationhealth care to-do list is fairly long. Efforts to craft a bipartisan insurance
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
health care to-do list is fairly long. Efforts to craft a bipartisan insurance stabilization bill and reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) are underway. But with senators in their home districts this week, it’s hard to... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Feds still haven't chipped in for kids' health careWASHINGTON — By failing to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON — By failing to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program before the end of last month, Congress has nudged the state of Minnesota toward a painful solution to the loss of federal funds: Unless it can find $95 million, the state... Read more
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The Columbian
State stands to lose if Congress doesn’t renew CHIPthan 60,000 low-income children in the state. There is bipartisan support in C
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
than 60,000 low-income children in the state. There is bipartisan support in Congress to reauthorize the recently expired Children’s Health Insurance Program that paid $242.5 million to Washington in 2017, but legislation to do so has been delayed... Read more
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The Hill
Puerto Rico faces looming Medicaid crisishave proposed giving Puerto Rico an additional $1 billion over the next two yea
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
have proposed giving Puerto Rico an additional $1 billion over the next two years as part of a must-pass bill to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program. A GOP aide said the $1 billion is specifically meant to address the Medicaid... Read more
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Business Wire
AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana Makes It Easier for Its Members to Get Medical Help During Hurricane Natein 17 states and the District of Columbia, AmeriHealth Caritas serves more than
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
in 17 states and the District of Columbia, AmeriHealth Caritas serves more than 5.7 million Medicaid, Medicare and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) members through its integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Children's health program faces uncertain futuredanger of dying, putting nearly 30,000 Central Florida children at risk of losi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
danger of dying, putting nearly 30,000 Central Florida children at risk of losing coverage. Congress failed to renew the Children’s Health Insurance Program before its authorization ran out Sept. 30, and it’s unclear whether legislation to extend... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Protecting all childrenthe Republican majority, passed a bill to preclude abortion after 20 weeks of p
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
the Republican majority, passed a bill to preclude abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy while blithely failing to renew the Children’s Health Insurance Program, which provides health care coverage for more than 176,000 children in Pennsylvania and... Read more
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The Hill
Federal open enrollment period is now shorter than it was beforeMedicare or visit Medicare Interactive. If your income is under certain limits
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Medicare or visit Medicare Interactive. If your income is under certain limits, you may qualify for Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). If you qualify, you can enroll at any time of the year. Check here to see if you... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Children’s Health Insurance Program lapse jeopardizes coverage for 37,000 Kansas kidsHealth insurance for 37,000 children in Kansas is in jeopardy after Congress fa
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Health insurance for 37,000 children in Kansas is in jeopardy after Congress failed to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program by the end of September. “I’m so disappointed that other things took priority, and I don’t think they should... Read more
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The Columbian
CHIP program should be savedhas been allowed to expire by Republicans in Congress (“Congress lets CHIP expi
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
has been allowed to expire by Republicans in Congress (“Congress lets CHIP expire,” Oct. 2, The Columbian). CHIP means the Children’s Health Insurance Program. The program covered roughly 9 million kids at a cost of $13.6 billion. These children... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Fund CHIPthe Republican majority, passed a bill to preclude abortion after 20 weeks of p
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
the Republican majority, passed a bill to preclude abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy while blithely failing to renew the Children’s Health Insurance Program, which provides health care coverage for more than 176,000 children in Pennsylvania and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Children’s Health Insurance Program lapse jeopardizes coverage for 79,000 Kansas kidsHealth insurance for nearly 80,000 children in Kansas is in jeopardy after Cong
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Health insurance for nearly 80,000 children in Kansas is in jeopardy after Congress failed to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program by the end of September. “I’m so disappointed that other things took priority, and I don’t think they... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Tell Congress to renew CHIP insurance for children - Network For Public Educationby September 30. But Congress just let it expire. Congress must renew CHIP and
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
by September 30. But Congress just let it expire. Congress must renew CHIP and restore its funding todaySince 1997, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) has provided low-cost health insurance for American children whose families have... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Children’s Health Insurance Program lapse jeopardizes coverage for 79,000 Kansas kidsHealth insurance for nearly 80,000 children in Kansas is in jeopardy after Cong
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Health insurance for nearly 80,000 children in Kansas is in jeopardy after Congress failed to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program by the end of September. “I’m so disappointed that other things took priority and I don’t think they... Read more
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Newswise
WashU Expert: CHIP Demise Devastating to Millions of American ChildrenCongress allowed the federal Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to expi
Newswise / Posted 11 days ago
Congress allowed the federal Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to expire Oct. 1, leading to the demise of one of the most successful government programs ever implemented, said an expert on health economics at Washington University in St.... Read more
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The Hill
House Dem calls for bipartisan talks to fund children’s health carein Committee make it more difficult to come to a bipartisan agreement and will
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
in Committee make it more difficult to come to a bipartisan agreement and will further delay reauthorization of CHIP [the Children’s Health Insurance Program], Community Health Centers and other important public health laws.” Funding for both... Read more
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Business Wire
AmeriHealth Caritas Pennsylvania Recognized for Multicultural Health Care Excellencein 17 states and the District of Columbia, AmeriHealth Caritas serves more than
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
in 17 states and the District of Columbia, AmeriHealth Caritas serves more than 5.7 million Medicaid, Medicare, and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) members through its integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit... Read more
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