Arkansas Activists Form Health Care Coalition

LITTLE ROCK, AR - A coalition that includes community activists and labor union leaders in Arkansas is working on a national campaign to push for more affordable health care.

Steve Copley, a United Methodist minister from North Little Rock, was joined this afternoon by other activists to announce the launch of the Health Care for America Now campaign in Arkansas.  Copley said the announcement is part of a nationwide effort to lobby at the federal level for more affordable health care.

(The Associated Press contributed to this report.)