July 23, 2009: Obama says Senate’s delay in health care bill ‘OK’ (AP)

  • SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio – President Barack Obama stepped up his us-against-them pitch for overhauling health care Thursday, saying the American people need it and must overcome resistance from opponents in Washington, whom he described vaguely as naysayers and skeptics.
  • “Reform may be coming too soon for some in Washington,” Obama told hundreds who packed a high school gym in the Shaker Heights suburb of Cleveland. “But it’s not soon enough for the American people.”