Payback time for anti-fluoride votes

Nov 7, 2012
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Two incumbents who voted to abandon fluoride in Pinellas' drinking water lost their seats to former state lawmakers Janet Long and Charlie Justice, who campaigned on the issue.

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For nearly 30 years, not a single Republican incumbent on the Pinellas County Commission has lost a general election. Voters ended that legacy Tuesday, ousting two commissioners among the board's more conservative voices. In the end, the races did not turn out to be the nail-biters that some had predicted.

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