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for Metro Magazine Vol. 12 Issue 1, Mar 2011
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Although Jessie Rae Scott married into North Carolina's most prominent political family when she married Gov. Robert W. Scott, this Alamance County mill village girl worked her way through Woman's College, now UNC-Greensboro. She also came within a handful of votes of winning the Democratic nomination for State Labor Commissioner and was a key player in Jimmy Carter's North Carolina presidential campaign. She was a strong advocate for women's rights and fought in vain to get the Equal Rights Amendment adopted in North Carolina.
The debate between WakeMed and UNC Health Care has reached a fever pitch as the expansion of facilities in certain areas and the push for physicians is being called into question legally.