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Poloncarz withdraws nomination of Dankert-Maurer as head of mental health

Legislature chairman says county executive has withdrawn his nomination of Carol Dankert-Maurer as commissioner of county Mental Health Dept. She had faced much criticism on her performance as social services commissioner.

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