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PROFILE: Sen. Bill Purcell, MD, Retiring from Legislature After 15 Years

Senator Bill Purcell (D-Laurinburg) is a pediatrician who has served in the NC General Assembly for 15 years. Before coming to the legislature, Dr. Purcell served as the mayor of Laurinburg. This year, the 82-year-old Purcell decided it was time to retire from public life, and did not seek re-election. NC Health News editor Rose […]