Oregon county mulls menu labeling

PORTLAND Ore. Health officials in Multnomah County, which includes Portland, presented county commissioners Thursday with the outline of a proposal to require quick-service restaurants to post nutrition information at the point of sale.

The board of commissioners took no action on the plan, which grew out of an effort last year to ban the use of artery-clogging trans fats in restaurants. Rather than instituting that ban, however, the board voted to pursue educ

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