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Killeen won’t be among the long list of cities bidding to be the home for the new Amazon headquarters. It has, however, been asked by the Austin Chamber of Commerce to support its bid for the online commerce company, according to John Crutchfield, the executive director of the Killeen Economic Development Corporation.

“Often when we talk about our economic environment, we talk about all of Central Texas,” said Luke Sheffield, a spokesman for the Austin Chamber of Commerce, referencing the help from Killeen.

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