Truth set her free – of a job – State –

On the day Debbie Crane was fired for doing her job, and doing it well, she called a friend and asked for help getting in to see a psychiatrist. Immediately.

“I needed to talk to someone,” the deposed Department of Health and Human Services spokeswoman said. “I couldn’t have made it home to Hillsborough.”

She was raw that day, raging, injured. Besides being axed, she had been called “dishonest, untruthful and insubordinate” by Gov. Mike Easley through spokesman Seth Effron.

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