FLUORIDE DATE LECTURE #69 – PORTLAND WINS BIG; AUSTIN NEEDS TO STOP


              
   
     Voters Got the Message: Portland’s Anti-Fluoride Billboard

Two weeks ago, the people of Portland OR scored a stunning victory by resoundingly voting down an attempt by politicians to force fluoridation of their city’s water.

Portlanders are a lot like Austinites: well-educated, health-conscious, environmentally aware.  They even say:  Keep Portland Weird.  Their outstandingly pure water, which comes from snow melt in the Cascade Mountains, has never been fluoridated.  And their battle