Obama Challenges Health Care Reform Foes, Big Banks in Ohio Speech

David Schepp

His signature health care overhaul legislation may have a hit snag this week, but President Barack Obama said Friday in Cleveland that he remains committed to getting the controversial bill passed. Speaking during a town hall forum at Lorain County Community College in the working class suburb of Elyria, Obama said the reforms contained within the bill were needed to help slow rapid increases in health care costs and ensure that all Americans are covered.