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SaukValley.com
Governor signs 2 sexual harassment bills into lawSPRINGFIELD (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two measures
SaukValley.com / Posted 21 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two measures that address sexual harassment in the Illinois state Capitol. The Republican took action on the legislation Thursday. The first adds a prohibition of sexual harassment to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Governor signs 2 sexual harassment bills into lawSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two mea
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two measures that address sexual harassment in the Illinois state Capitol. The Republican took action on the legislation Thursday. The first adds a prohibition of sexual... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Governor signs 2 sexual harassment bills into lawSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two mea
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed into law two measures that address sexual harassment in the Illinois state Capitol. The Republican took action on the legislation Thursday. The first adds a prohibition of sexual... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois Senate to consider ‘debt transparency’ measureThe Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Il
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
The Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois General Assembly returns to work and the Senate will likely take up legislation to require monthly reporting of overdue bills . A two-year budget stalemate between... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois Senate rushes to fix sex-harassment quandaryAP file photo Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks in May at
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
AP file photo Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks in May at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year, House Speaker Michael Madigan... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois Senate rushes to fix sex-harassment quandaryAP file photo Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks in May at
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
AP file photo Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks in May at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year, House Speaker Michael Madigan... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Gov applauds, jabs lawmakers on sex harassmentFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Illinois lawmakers engulfed by fixing sex-harassment messFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The Times and Democrat / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Illinois lawmakers engulfed by fixing sex-harassment messFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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The Sentinel
Illinois lawmakers engulfed by fixing sex-harassment messFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
House fails to override 'right-work' measureFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Illinois lawmakers engulfed by fixing sex-harassment messFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Illinois lawmakers engulfed by fixing sex-harassment messFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Rapid City Journal / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
House fails to override 'right-to-work' measureFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Rapid City Journal / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Illinois lawmakers engulfed by fixing sex-harassment messFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Illinois lawmakers engulfed by fixing sex-harassment messFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
House OKs expanded authority for inspectorFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
House OKs expanded authority for inspectorFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Fremont Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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The World
House OKs expanded authority for inspectorFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The World / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
House OKs expanded authority for inspectorFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
The Times and Democrat / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
House OKs expanded authority for inspectorFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
House OKs expanded authority for inspectorFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
House approves sex-harassment resolutionFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Santa Maria Times / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Senate sex-harassment target won't talkFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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Missoulian
Senate sex-harassment target won't talkFILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-
Missoulian / Posted 10 days ago
FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. After Denise Rotheimer testified on Oct. 31, 2017, that Silverstein sexually harassed her last year,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
There's a dangerous divide between branches of Illinois' governmentThe Illinois State Capitol is less than a half-mile from the governor’s mansion
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Illinois State Capitol is less than a half-mile from the governor’s mansion. Yet, the two buildings are light years apart politically. That was proved, yet again, when the Illinois House voted 112-0 to override Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sexual harassment bill puts Illinois leaders on the defensiveher last year, Madigan plans to call legislation requiring sexual harassment aw
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
her last year, Madigan plans to call legislation requiring sexual harassment awareness training for everyone working in the Illinois state Capitol this week. SPRINGFIELD – House Speaker Michael Madigan’s legislation requiring sexual-harassment... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Sexual harassment bill puts Illinois leaders on the defensiveher last year, Madigan plans to call legislation requiring sexual harassment aw
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 days ago
her last year, Madigan plans to call legislation requiring sexual harassment awareness training for everyone working in the Illinois state Capitol this week. SPRINGFIELD – House Speaker Michael Madigan’s legislation requiring sexual-harassment... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Sex-harassment bill puts Illinois leaders on the defensiveSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ Legislation requiring sexual-harassment awareness trai
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ Legislation requiring sexual-harassment awareness training for everyone working in the Illinois state Capitol has put leaders on the defensive. House Speaker Michael Madigan plans to call the measure for a House vote this... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Sex-harassment bill puts Illinois leaders on the defensiveWriter SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Legislation requiring sexual-harassment awaren
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 12 days ago
Writer SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Legislation requiring sexual-harassment awareness training for everyone working in the Illinois state Capitol has put leaders on the defensive. House Speaker Michael Madigan plans to call the measure for a House... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Sexual Harassment Scandals Abound In Statehouses Across The U.S.from an activist who worked with him to pass legislation over 18 months. An op
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
from an activist who worked with him to pass legislation over 18 months. An open letter from women working in the Illinois state capitol reads: "Every industry has its own version of the casting couch. Illinois politics is no exception.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Sexual Harassment Scandals Abound In Statehouses Across The U.S.from an activist who worked with him to pass legislation over 18 months. An op
KPBS San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
from an activist who worked with him to pass legislation over 18 months. An open letter from women working in the Illinois state capitol reads: "Every industry has its own version of the casting couch. Illinois politics is no exception.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Sex-harassment bill puts Illinois leaders on the defensiveSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Legislation requiring sexual-harassment awareness training
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Legislation requiring sexual-harassment awareness training for everyone working in the Illinois state Capitol has put leaders on the defensive. House Speaker Michael Madigan plans to call the measure for a House vote this week.... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Another view: It's not time to be carelessThe Illinois State Capitol is less than a half-mile from the governor’s mansion
Northwest Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The Illinois State Capitol is less than a half-mile from the governor’s mansion. Yet, the two buildings are light years apart politically. That was proven, yet again, when the Illinois House voted 112-0 to override Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of a... Read more
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FOX News
Big union embroiled in own sexual harassment scandal after allegations against SEIU leadersthis March 20, 2014 file photo, members of the Service Employees International
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
this March 20, 2014 file photo, members of the Service Employees International Union, SEIU, rally in front of the Illinois State Capitol in support of Immigration changes. According to a recent report from BuzzFeed News, current and... Read more
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FOX News
Big union embroiled in own sexual harassment scandal after allegations against SEIU leadersthis March 20, 2014 file photo, members of the Service Employees International
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
this March 20, 2014 file photo, members of the Service Employees International Union, SEIU, rally in front of the Illinois State Capitol in support of Immigration changes. According to a recent report from BuzzFeed News, current and... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Studio cuts ties to director Ratner after harassment reportFile) FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D
Savannah Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
File) FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. Denise Rotheimer a crime-victims advocate told an Illinois House committee... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Hollywood sex accusations now levied at Ratner, HoffmanFile) FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D
Savannah Morning News / Posted 16 days ago
File) FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. Denise Rotheimer a crime-victims advocate told an Illinois House committee... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Hollywood sex accusations now levied at Ratner, HoffmanShotwell/Invision/AP, File) In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Shotwell/Invision/AP, File) In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. Denise Rotheimer a crime-victims advocate told an Illinois House committee... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
New criminal probe for Weinstein as harassment scandal growsFile) FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
File) FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. Denise Rotheimer a crime-victims advocate told an Illinois House committee... Read more
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Daily Herald
New criminal probe for Weinstein as harassment scandal growsFile) FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
File) FILE - In this May 28, 2017 file photo, Illinois Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. Denise Rotheimer a crime-victims advocate told an Illinois House committee... Read more
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Daily Herald
Latest front in Weinstein scandal: Statehouses say 'me too'such behavior." FILE - In this June 30, 2016 file photo, Illinois lawmakers de
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
such behavior." FILE - In this June 30, 2016 file photo, Illinois lawmakers debate legislation during session at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. An open letter alleging widespread sexual harassment in Illinois politics and... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Small fire at Illinois Capitol leads to evacuation on session dayThe Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – T
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
The Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – The Illinois Capitol has been evacuated following a small furnace fire shortly before lawmakers were expected to gather for a veto session. Springfield Fire Chief Robert... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Open letter alleges sexual harassment in Illinois politicsIllinois State Capitol building in Springfield CHICAGO — An open letter allegi
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
Illinois State Capitol building in Springfield CHICAGO — An open letter alleging widespread sexual harassment in Illinois politics and urging women and their allies to come forward is circulating around the state Capitol. More than 130 people... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Man charged after allegedly stabbing 16-old boy over 25 timesEllisville More than $200M in spending cut from Illinois budgetMore than $200M
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 27 days ago
Ellisville More than $200M in spending cut from Illinois budgetMore than $200M in spending cut from Illinois budget The Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield, Illinois. (Credit: KMOV) Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration has... Read more
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