“The system is working” … oh, really?

Let me be very specific …

Yesterday, Marilyn Tavenner — head of CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), responsible for “systems integration” for Healthcare.gov and other ObamaCare applications – said flat out:

“The system working albeit slower and less accurately than hoped.” CNN




First reaction, except for speed and accuracy … what is there?

Teased, I couldn’t resist temptation.

So, I broke down and went to Healthcare.gov.

Here’s what I got …

Hitting the site at about 5:15 this morning, Oct. 30 –- a non-peak time and day after Tavenner’s testimony (under oath) – here’s what I got.



How’s Sebelius going to explain the crash in the context of “system working?


Here’s my click sequence:


Click Apply Online

Enter State (Virginia)

Click Apply Online (again!)

“System Down” (Not … “System Working”)

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