Health care reform proponents hold rally

August 4, 2009 6:36:38 PM PDT
Hundreds of people demanded action on health care reform in downtown Chicago. The group Health Care for America Now held a rally at the Federal Plaza on Tuesday afternoon. They're in favor of President Obama's program that Obama says would cut costs and offer Americans better coverage and more choices.

Those at the rally say the president's bill is designed to extend health insurance to millions who of people who need it. Many critics say they oppose the program because of the potential cost.