Mere six people enrolled in U.S. health plans on day one of rollout

Nov 2, 2013

Mere six people enrolled in U.S. health plans on day one of rollout

Just six people managed enroll in new health plans on day one of the website’s troubled rollout, documents released by Republican lawmakers showed, in a new embarrassment for the White House. House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa released a document from ...

330,000 have made health insurance calculations: White House

Oct 27, 2013

330,000 have made health insurance calculations: White House

More than 330,000 people have managed to get deep enough into new government health insurance websites to learn how much financial assistance they will receive purchasing coverage, the Internal Revenue Service said Saturday. That figure is arguably the most robust measure released to date ...

U.S. health site got OK despite flaw warnings

Oct 22, 2013

U.S. health site got OK despite flaw warnings

Days before the launch of President Barack Obama’s online health insurance marketplace, government officials and contractors tested a key part of the website to see whether it could handle tens of thousands of consumer users at the same time. It crashed after a simulation ...

Oct 11, 2013

Crashes, sticker shock mark Obamacare shopping

by Ted Rall

Either because he is not an average person or because the online administrators are idiots, a New York columnist spent six hours setting up an account with so-called Obamacare. ither because he is not an average person or because the online administrators are idiots, a ...