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Portland, Ore., Rejecting Water Fluoridation

The mayor of Portland, Ore., has conceded defeat in an effort to add fluoride to the city’s drinking water.


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Portland Moves Up Fluoride Vote To 2013

Portland voters will decide in May whether to add fluoride to the city’s drinking water.

CBS Seattle–12/21/2012

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Fluoride Foes In Portland Submit Signatures Early

Opponents of Portland’s plan to add fluoride to the city’s water turned in signature petitions a day ahead of a deadline and with thousands of signatures to spare.

CBS Seattle–10/11/2012

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Portland Water to be Fluoridated?

On Sept. 6 a public hearing will be held to discuss the effort to fluoridate the city of Portland’s water supply. Supporters argue the “long-overdue step” is the most effective and affordable way to give all children a shot at healthy teeth.

CBS Seattle–08/21/2012