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April 4, 2014 3:08 PM

Long-time legislative staffer Gerry Cohen to retire

It’s fitting that Gerry Cohen has checked legislative directories and knows that in his 37 years on the state legislature’s staff about 1,000 lawmakers have served in Raleigh. Cohen, the legislature’s special counsel, unofficial historian and walking encyclopedia, announced Friday that he is retiring Aug. 1.

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