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Abortion
    Darryl Glenn: Life begins at conception.
    Darryl Glenn: Supports fetal personhood; opposes Planned Parenthood.
    Michael Bennet: Classify contraception as preventive care & no moral issue.
    Darryl Glenn: Endorsed by Colo. Citizens for Life & National Right to Life.
    Jon Keyser: Life is sacred; a pro-life Coloradan.
    Ryan Frazier: Pro-life & pro-conservative values.
    Tim Neville: All human life is precious and must be protected.
    Tim Neville: OpEd: Parked "crisis pregnancy van" outside the Capitol.
    Cory Gardner: No Personhood Amendment; birth control over-the-counter.
    Cory Gardner: Make "the pill" available without a prescription.
    Cory Gardner: OpEd: extreme push for nationwide Personhood law.
    Mark Udall: AdWatch: defend woman's right to make her own choices.
    Cory Gardner: Sell contraceptives over-the-counter to avoid Hobby Lobby.
    Amy Stephens: NO on penalties for violent offenses against pregnant women.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted YES on penalties for violent offenses against fetuses.
    Amy Stephens: Long history of working for pro-Life causes.
    Ken Buck: Opposes abortion rights, even in cases of rape and incest.
    Ken Buck: Oppose federal funding & protect the unborn.
    Jane Norton: Pro-life and oppose all federal funding of abortion.
    Ken Salazar: Abortion decision should be between a woman and her God.
    Ken Salazar: Supports parental notification but not extreme limits.
    Tom Strickland: Protect freedom to choose; government has no role.
Budget & Economy
    Ryan Frazier: Pro-job growth, pro-balanced budget, & pro-worker.
    Tim Neville: Stop robbing from future generations.
    John Hickenlooper: Increase budget reserves; extend job-creation tax credit.
    John Hickenlooper: Rebuild reserve fund after Great Recession.
    Michael Bennet: Stimulus bill avoided Depression; now we need infrastructure.
    Ken Buck: We spent $787B on stimulus with nothing to show for it.
    Michael Bennet: Stimulus bill limited because recession worse than expected.
    Jane Norton: Economic recovery depends on lower taxes & balanced budget.
    Michael Bennet: Transparency on paying for tax cuts and spending programs.
    Bob Schaffer: $700B bailout is dead hand of government making things worse.
    Bob Schaffer: Congress’ 2007 laws made private sector pay for bailout.
    Bob Schaffer: $700 billion bailout is necessary but essentially a tax.
    Mark Udall: Financial bailout results from Reagan & Bush GOP policies.
    Mark Udall: $700 billion bailout is not good for my constituents.
    Cary Kennedy: Give voters more info about where tax dollars are spent.
    Ken Salazar: Cut national debt and close tax loopholes.
Civil Rights
    Victor Mitchell: Voted against Trump due to misogyny concerns.
    Mike Johnston: Participated in Women's March in Denver.
    Darryl Glenn: Opposed health insurance for same-sex city workers.
    Tim Neville: Marriage is between one man and one woman only.
    Ken Buck: Won't compare gays to alcoholics again; better candidate now.
    Owen Hill: Gay marriage forces gay agenda onto straight society.
    John Hickenlooper: Let's pass civil unions!
    Amy Stephens: Traditional marriage without Civil Unions.
    Amy Stephens: Rated 43% on voting positions by Women's Lobby of Colorado.
    Randy Baumgardner: Rated 35% on voting positions by Women's Lobby of Colorado.
    Ken Buck: Buck "mis-spoke" comparing homosexuality to alcoholism.
    Ken Buck: Birth influences homosexuality like it influences alcoholism.
    Ken Buck: Being gay is a choice, but birth has an influence.
    Ken Buck: Don't-ask-don't-tell policy makes a lot of sense.
    Michael Bennet: Opposition to homosexuality is an outdated views of society.
    Ken Buck: Prosecute the murder of transgender as a hate crime.
    Jane Norton: Define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.
    Ken Salazar: Oppose the Federal Marriage Amendment.
    Ken Salazar: Change the Patriot Act to balance civil liberties.
    Ed Perlmutter: Affirnative action needed at colleges but not state agencies.
    Ed Perlmutter: No same-sex marriage, but allow equal benedifts.
Corporations
    Jon Keyser: Give job creators every opportunity to succeed.
    Peg Littleton: Allow small businesses to keep more of what they earn.
    John Hickenlooper: Colorado Blueprint: build a business friendly environment.
    John Hickenlooper: Regulatory impact statement on all new legislation.
    Ken Buck: Small business can turn economy around with lower tax burden.
    Ken Buck: It's bad when the government owns car companies.
    Mark Udall: No welfare for CEOs in financial bailout.
    Ken Salazar: Close loopholes that encourage overseas headquarters.
Crime
    George Brauchler: Death penalty is legitimate rule of law.
    Mike Johnston: Reduce sentencing disparities; ban police chokeholds.
    Ryan Frazier: Criminal justice reform needed against $30,000 per inmate.
    Bob Beauprez: Require public notice when releasing violent prison inmates.
    John Hickenlooper: Longer minimum prison sentences do not reduce crime.
    Ken Buck: Closed loophole that had let abusive fathers contact kids.
    John Hickenlooper: $34 million for violence-preventing mental health services.
    John Hickenlooper: $20M for mental health 24/7 call-in centers.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on parole violation punishment reduction.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on parole violation punishment reduction.
    Amy Stephens: Voted YES on requiring all convicts to submit DNA.
    Ken Buck: 2006: Declined to prosecute "buyer's remorse" date-rape case.
    William Owens: DNA tests for all felons; “Two strikes” for child molesters.
    Ed Perlmutter: Support the use of the death penalty.
    Ed Perlmutter: Alternative sentencing for non-violent offenders.
Drugs
    George Brauchler: Opposed marijuana legalization; but keep the feds out.
    Darryl Glenn: Feds should leave marijuana law to states, including banking.
    Darryl Glenn: Congress should leave opioid law to states.
    Jon Keyser: Feds should let marijuana businesses use normal banking.
    Jon Keyser: Focus on awareness and treatment for opioid addiction.
    John Hickenlooper: Regulatory regime to marijuana needs to be strengthened.
    John Hickenlooper: Voters were "reckless" to legalize retail marijuana.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on regulating retail marijuana.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on regulating retail marijuana.
    Randy Baumgardner: Sponsored bill for regulating retail marijuana.
    John Hickenlooper: Now it's legal, but keep marijuana out of the reach of kids.
Education
    Victor Mitchell: Don't boost No education spending via tax increases.
    Victor Mitchell: Lower the cost of college.
    Mike Johnston: Keep up with innovation: 2 years of free college or training.
    Mike Johnston: National Guard service in exchange for state college tuition.
    Mike Johnston: Weaken tenure protections; strengthen teacher evaluations.
    Darryl Glenn: Take back our education system from federal bureaucrats.
    Jon Keyser: Provide parents with more choices.
    Peg Littleton: Led the effort against Common Core & for charter schools.
    Ryan Frazier: Improve education with local control.
    Ryan Frazier: Fix the student loan crisis for our college graduates.
    John Hickenlooper: Earn-and-learn programs to reduce attainment gap.
    John Hickenlooper: Some standardized testing is necessary.
    Tim Neville: Choices for parents, from vouchers to charter schools.
    Tim Neville: Abstinence-only instead of comprehensive sex-ed.
    Bob Beauprez: Our common-sense electorate defeated Amendment 66.
    Tom Tancredo: Tax credits for private school tuition.
    Owen Hill: Eliminate the Department of Education.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on expanding comprehensive sex education.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on expanding comprehensive sex education.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on expanding comprehensive sex education.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on authorizing same-sex civil unions.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on authorizing same-sex civil unions.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on authorizing same-sex civil unions.
    John Hickenlooper: Support great teachers in a 21st Century education system.
    Bob Schaffer: More competition needed in higher-ed loan-making.
    Mark Udall: More money for government-run college aid programs.
    Cary Kennedy: Supports wise investments in Colorado's public schools.
    Ken Salazar: More scholarships for college.
    Ken Salazar: Strongly supports public education.
    Ken Salazar: Expand early childhood and after school programs.
    Ken Salazar: Ensure higher education is affordable and accessible.
    Tom Strickland: Expand Head Start program for underprivileged kids.
    William Owens: Teacher merit pay; student standards; smaller class sizes.
    Ed Perlmutter: Stress abstinence in sex education programs.
    Ed Perlmutter: Increase teacher funding & school construction.
Energy & Oil
    Darryl Glenn: I do not believe that man is contributing to climate change.
    Darryl Glenn: Welcoming energy policies; march toward energy independence.
    Jon Keyser: Energy security=national security; all-of-the-above policy.
    Peg Littleton: Supports all-of-the above energy policy.
    Ryan Frazier: Embrace American energy independence.
    John Hickenlooper: Pursuing renewables; solar and wind.
    Tim Neville: EPA's war on oil, gas and coal kills jobs.
    Mark Udall: We're prepared to put a price on carbon.
    John Hickenlooper: Colorado Energy Office: efficiency and renewables.
    John Hickenlooper: Innovative drilling technology for abundant natural gas.
    John Hickenlooper: Develop unconventional technology for extracting shale oil.
    John Hickenlooper: Fracking opens new era of energy; but disclose ingredients.
    John Hickenlooper: As exploration geologist: focus on wind, solar, gas, coal.
    Ken Buck: Continue our traditional sources of energy.
    Jane Norton: Oppose cap-and-trade; support all-of-the-above.
    Bob Schaffer: Federal government rakes in funds from high energy prices.
    Mark Udall: We need comprehensive plan, not just oil & gas development.
    Tom Strickland: Enforce environmental regs and address global warming.
    Tom Strickland: Restrict nuclear waste shipment.
Environment
    Jon Keyser: Advocate for clean air, clean water, and open space.
    Peg Littleton: Won county funds for bicycle paths and open spaces.
    John Hickenlooper: Watershed cleanup shouldn't always meet fed. standards.
    Tim Neville: Scale back economy-crushing EPA regulations.
    Darryl Glenn: Re-open New Santa Fe Trail through US Air Force Academy.
    John Hickenlooper: Start methane capture rule; finish Water Plan.
    John Hickenlooper: Develop federal land instead of protecting the sage grous.
    John Hickenlooper: Water policy: Collaboration, Conservation and Capacity.
    Ken Buck: Protect rural water supplies like Arkansas River basin.
    Michael Bennet: $5 million to begin work on the Arkansas Valley Conduit.
    Ken Salazar: Protect and preserve our land and water.
Families & Children
    John Hickenlooper: Low-income women get long-acting reversible contraceptives.
    John Hickenlooper: Consolidate 23 early childhood services under one roof.
    Tom Strickland: Expand children’s health insurance coverage.
    Pat Buchanan: Littleton due to poisoned culture declaring “God is dead”.
Foreign Policy
    Michael Bennet: Diplomatic tools to invest in stability before crisis.
    Peg Littleton: Unwavering defender of the nation of Israel.
    Ken Salazar: We need cooperation of our traditional allies on terrorism.
Free Trade
    Bob Schaffer: Reducing repatriation tax pumps capital into economy.
    Mark Udall: Reducing repatriation tax rewards sending jobs overseas.
Government Reform
    Mike Johnston: No PAC money when running as state senator or as governor.
    Darryl Glenn: Supports unlimited contributions by individuals.
    Michael Bennet: Federal review voting of discriminatory state voting changes.
    Darryl Glenn: Democracy needs increased political participation.
    Michael Bennet: Constitutional amendment tooverturn Citizens United.
    Owen Hill: Stick to the enumerated powers our founding fathers gave us.
    John Hickenlooper: Apply LEAN principles to EVERY state agency.
    Tom Tancredo: 2001: pledged 3-term limit; 2002: served 4th & 5th term.
    Ken Buck: Opposes secession for northern Colorado counties.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on same-day voter registration.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on same-day voter registration.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on same-day voter registration.
    John Hickenlooper: Pits and Peeves: Replace red tape with LEAN government.
    Ken Buck: Not, repeat not, for repealing the 17th Amendment.
    Jane Norton: Opposes earmarking in $787 billion "stimulus" plan.
    Jane Norton: Only strict constructionists as federal judges.
    Pete Coors: The 527 loophole is also a freedom of speech.
    Ed Perlmutter: Supports public funding for political campaigns.
Gun Control
    Victor Mitchell: 100% record with NRA, but I don't believe in bazookas.
    Darryl Glenn: Second Amendment is unambiguous, despite acts of violence.
    Jon Keyser: Firm supporter of the Second Amendment.
    Peg Littleton: Advocate for responsible gun ownership.
    Ryan Frazier: Pro-second amendment.
    John Hickenlooper: Develop a program to reduce suicides by gun.
    Tim Neville: The Second Amendment is a bulwark against tyranny.
    Tim Neville: Constitutional Carry bill: no such thing as concealed permit.
    John Hickenlooper: CO cares about 2nd Amendment, but also safe communities.
    John Hickenlooper: Universal background checks & ban on high capacity magazines.
    Tom Tancredo: Running in opposition to new gun control laws.
    John Hickenlooper: State Senate "Line item recall" about too-strict gun control.
    John Hickenlooper: Universal background checks but no assault weapon ban.
    John Hickenlooper: Keep guns out of the hands of mentally ill.
    Amy Stephens: Co-sponsors every pro-2nd Amendment bill in Legislature.
    Ken Buck: No federal database of gun owners.
    Jane Norton: Strong supporter of the Second Amendment.
    Ken Salazar: Protect the individual right to use firearms.
    Ken Salazar: Restrict felon possession, and ban assault weapons.
    Ed Perlmutter: Ban semi- automatics; require child-safety locks.
Health Care
    George Brauchler: Charge co-pays to low-income residents on Medicaid.
    Victor Mitchell: Promote patient-centered health care.
    John Hickenlooper: Basic health care is a right, not a privilege.
    Darryl Glenn: ObamaCare is entitlement program that we cannot afford.
    Michael Bennet: Help seniors on Medicare; speed up drug approval.
    Darryl Glenn: ObamaCare has made health insurance much more expensive.
    Darryl Glenn: Repeal & Replace ObamaCare, and Restore out freedoms.
    Darryl Glenn: Tort reform; catastrophic coverage; wellness programs.
    Peg Littleton: ObamaCare makes healthcare less accessible & more expensive.
    Cory Gardner: Ebola: immediate ban on all travel from West African.
    Amy Stephens: AmyCare was lesser of 2 evils to exempt state from ObamaCare.
    Cory Gardner: ObamaCare has led to 335,000 cancellations in Colorado.
    Mark Udall: AdWatch: Targeted by RNC robocalls for support of ObamaCare.
    John Hickenlooper: Current health costs restrain job growth & hurt families.
    Michael Bennet: I back fiscally sound measures, including Medicare cuts.
    Ken Buck: $500B savings in Medicare is heart of health care reform.
    Michael Bennet: $500B savings in Medicare is heart of health care reform.
    Ken Buck: Government-run system infringes freedom & rations care.
    Jane Norton: Competition is key to lower costs and increased access.
    Michael Bennet: Committee membership: Health, Education, Labor & Pensions.
    Cary Kennedy: Increase tobacco tax and invest it in cancer research.
    Ken Salazar: Take next steps toward universal coverage.
    Ken Salazar: Medicare Rx bill was a mistake; need innovations.
    Tom Strickland: Control prescription drug prices.
    Tom Strickland: Add prescription benefit in Medicare.
Homeland Security
    Darryl Glenn: CBRNE represents greatest threat for a mass casualty event.
    Jon Keyser: Keep United States Northern Command in Colorado.
    Darryl Glenn: Defense budget that provides needed tools and training.
    Jon Keyser: Deep understanding of the dynamic threats we face.
    Peg Littleton: Protect Colorado from base closures and other downsizing.
    Peg Littleton: Unwavering support for veterans who fought for our freedom.
    Peg Littleton: Oppose moving detainees from Guantanamo to Colorado.
    Ryan Frazier: Strengthen our military against threat of militant extremism.
    Tim Neville: Peace through strength: aid our friends & weaken our enemies.
    Tim Neville: No warrantless search or seizure.
    Michael Bennet: Mixed history on transferring Gitmo prisoners to US prisons.
    Darryl Glenn: Strengthen our nation's security & international defense.
    Mark Udall: Reform the NSA; stop gathering millions of phone records.
    Mark Udall: Real reform to stop NSA overreach.
    Mark Udall: NSA should not collect bulk data; go through FISA court.
    Mark Udall: FactCheck: Yes, NSA can collect phone records on Americans.
    Mark Udall: Reopen PATRIOT Act: stop gathering secret phone data.
    John Hickenlooper: Make hiring veterans a priority.
    Ken Buck: No eminent domain for 238,000-acre Trinidad training site.
    Michael Bennet: No expansion option for 238,000-acre Trinidad training site.
    Ken Buck: Fight for a strong national defense.
    Michael Bennet: Increase military size & strength for new types of conflict.
    Ken Salazar: Implement the reforms recommended by the 9/11 Commission now.
    Pete Coors: We’ll never have perfect security in the US.
    Pete Coors: Important to check baggage and freight.
    Ken Salazar: Fight war on terror without sacrificing our freedoms.
    Ken Salazar: Fighting war on terror is not easy nor inexpensive.
    Pete Coors: We should be more worried about Iran and North Korea.
    Pete Coors: Scrutinize the massive intelligence failures in the US.
    Pete Coors: Get people in a coalition that’s been working with the enemy.
    Ken Salazar: Ensure emergency personnel have the support and resources.
Immigration
    Mike Johnston: Protect immigrants living in the country illegally.
    Darryl Glenn: Start reform with securing the border.
    Michael Bennet: Path to citizenship for millions living in the shadows.
    Darryl Glenn: End federal funding for sanctuary cities; no amnesty.
    Jon Keyser: First step needs to be securing our border.
    Peg Littleton: Welcome those who provide a net gain to society.
    Tim Neville: No discussion of reform until border is completely secured.
    Bob Beauprez: 2007: Cleanse out illegals; 2014: no need to send them home.
    Cory Gardner: I support the DREAM Act & some form of legalized work status.
    Tom Tancredo: Viva Tancredo: support for legal immigration, in Spanish.
    Amy Stephens: Opposes misguided programs that promote illegal immigration.
    Ken Buck: More Border Patrol; finish the fence.
    Michael Bennet: More National Guard troops on border; then amnesty.
    Ken Buck: People with two misdemeanors disqualified for citizenship.
    Michael Bennet: Sponsor and enthusiastic support of the DREAM Act.
    Ken Buck: Secure the border and say no to amnesty.
    Jane Norton: Secure our borders; no amnesty.
    Michael Bennet: Our borders not secure; create a path to citizenship.
    Bob Schaffer: Opposes sanctuary cities; help local police enforce law.
    Mark Udall: Program for illegal immigrants to come out of the shadows.
    Ken Salazar: Give benefits to children of longtime illegal immigrants.
    Pete Coors: Give no benefits to children of longtime illegal immigrants.
    Ken Salazar: Opportunity for undocumented workers to gain legal status.
Jobs
    Darryl Glenn: Repeal the federal minimum wage.
    John Hickenlooper: Sustainable jobs are created by the private sector.
    Michael Bennet: Opposes Employee Free Choice Act & card-check.
Local Issues
    Tom Tancredo: Lure RNC to bring the 2016 convention to Denver.
    John Hickenlooper: 51st State Initiative: I got the message on secession.
    John Hickenlooper: TBD Colorado: share your vision and priorities for our state.
Principles & Values
    Darryl Glenn: God is the highest authority in my life.
    Ryan Frazier: Raised with conservative values, and a faith in God.
    John Hickenlooper: Governance needs compromise to work.
    Tim Neville: There is a war on religious liberty & Christian schools.
    Tim Neville: Read bills and decide if it passes "First do no harm".
    Darryl Glenn: Calls himself a Christian constitutional conservative.
    Darryl Glenn: Calls himself a "Christian constitutional conservative".
    Cory Gardner: Giving up Energy Committee seat to run for Senate.
    Randy Baumgardner: Skipped GOP primary debate sponsored by Denver Post.
    John Hickenlooper: Operate government with more common sense and less nonsense.
    Tom Tancredo: Won't debate in GOP primaries; will debate Dems.
    Tom Tancredo: Obama is greater threat to our way of life than any enemy.
    Ken Buck: Tea Party is based on frustration, not racism.
    Ken Buck: I will not swear allegiance to the Republican party.
    Michael Bennet: Pragmatism and independent thinking at national level.
    Ken Salazar: Kerry is somebody who I support.
Social Security
    Michael Bennet: Eliminate income cap for payroll taxes.
    Darryl Glenn: Raise retirement age for those aged under 55 now.
    Jon Keyser: For next generation, use free market reforms.
    John Hickenlooper: Update constitutional barriers in state's retirement program.
    Ken Buck: Give younger workers option to invest in separate retirement.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on increases to public employee retirement benefits.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on increases to public employee retirement benefits.
    Michael Bennet: Preserve the integrity of entitlement programs.
    Michael Bennet: Strongly opposes privatizing or reducing benefits.
    Cary Kennedy: Address long term solvency of the state's pension system.
    Ken Salazar: Opposes privatization and individual investment accounts.
Tax Reform
    George Brauchler: Oppose sales tax hike to raise $3.5B for road projects.
    Victor Mitchell: No tax increases, not even to boost education spending.
    Darryl Glenn: Simplicity & neutrality: lower capital gains & dividends tax.
    Jon Keyser: Reform our tax code so it is simple and fair.
    Tim Neville: Hard work should be rewarded, not taxed and regulated.
    John Hickenlooper: $5 trillion of tax cuts to the wealthy is not the answer.
    Ken Buck: Extend Bush tax cuts & cut spending to pay for it.
    Michael Bennet: Cut taxes $12B on small businesses.
    Michael Bennet: Open to compromise on temporarily extending Bush tax cuts.
    Ken Buck: Endless spending in Congress means higher taxes.
    Michael Bennet: Target tax cuts to struggling middle class families.
    Bob Schaffer: Cutting taxes increased revenue & unleashed economic growth.
    Ken Salazar: Enact responsible tax cuts for low- and middle-class.
    Ken Salazar: More tax cuts and ending of loopholes.
    William Owens: Has cut income taxes, sales tax, & marriage penalty.
    Ed Perlmutter: Supports progressive state income tax.
Technology
    John Hickenlooper: Expand broadband connectivity.
    Bob Beauprez: 10-hour traffic jams are not drivers' fault, as CDOT says.
    John Hickenlooper: Bring antiquated budget & personnel systems to 21st century.
    John Hickenlooper: COIN: Colorado Innovation Network incubates entrepreneurship.
    William Owens: More restrictions on Internet crime & porn.
War & Peace
    Darryl Glenn: Nuclear armed Iran poses greatest threat to the U.S.
    Darryl Glenn: Iran nuclear deal has made America less safe.
    Jon Keyser: Iranian regime is evil, and cannot be trusted.
    Peg Littleton: Oppose irresponsible and dangerous nuclear deal with Iran.
    Tim Neville: Iranian nuke deal betrays our strong ally Israel.
    Michael Bennet: AdWatch: Supports Iranian nuclear deal.
    Ken Buck: No deadline for withdrawal from Afghanistan.
    Michael Bennet: Commit to bring home troops from Afghanistan in July 2011.
    Ken Buck: Don't allow Iran to obtain nukes, even via military.
    Ken Buck: Afghanistan war ok; nation-building not ok.
    Michael Bennet: Afghan exit after al-Qaida groups destroyed in Pakistan.
    Bob Schaffer: Surge is working; but it might take years.
    Mark Udall: Proposed votes against the declaration of war.
    Mark Udall: Surge has helped, but it’s time to leave Iraq.
    Pete Coors: Support adding more troops, oppose setting a war deadline.
    Ken Salazar: Bush was not for a Department of Homeland Security.
    Ken Salazar: We have a mess on our hands in Iraq.
    Pete Coors: Go with the best intelligence you have.
Welfare & Poverty
    John Hickenlooper: Use marijuana tax revenue to address chronic homelessness.
    John Hickenlooper: More affordable housing via construction defects legislation.
    Bob Beauprez: 2010: 47% of people happy to let others pay the bill.
    John Hickenlooper: One Congregation-One Family: churches mentor homeless.


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