Health Care Overhaul Ralley Draws HundredsA rally against a health care overhaul has drawn at least hundreds of people to the Minnesota State Capitol.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A rally against a health care overhaul
has drawn at least hundreds of people to the Minnesota State
One of the most popular speakers Saturday was U.S. Rep. Michele
Bachmann. The Republican calls the current health care bill a
"government takeover" of health care that will lead to
She urged attendees to voice their displeasure to Democratic
members of the state's congressional delegation.
Congressional Democrats are working on a final version of a
health care overhaul bill. It would provide coverage for 31 million
uninsured Americans and prohibit insurance companies from denying
coverage due to pre-existing conditions.
Fellow Republican U.S. Rep. John Kline told the crowd Democrats
should listen to all the citizens who want the bill to die.