Sen. Ayotte: Obamacare Website Still 'a Mess'

Image: Sen. Ayotte: Obamacare Website Still 'a Mess'

Monday, 02 Dec 2013 04:52 PM

By Cynthia Fagen

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
The Obamacare online portal is still "a mess," New Hampshire Republican Sen. Kelly Ayotte said during a meeting with business leaders on Monday, the Huffington Post reported.

"All of the issues that you have raised show this right now to be a mess," Ayotte, a frequent critic of President Barack Obama's signature legislation, told Seacoast business leaders.

Ayotte's comment came as advocates for the Affordable Care Act said the government's healthcare website was back on track for the "vast majority" of people two months after its disastrous debut, which was riddled with computer glitches.

Jeffrey Zients, the Obama aide overseeing the HealthCare.gov portal, said the website can now handle 50,000 users at a time, which was the original goal. But he warned there was still work to do.

Bloomberg News reported Monday that about 100,000 people signed up for health insurance through the Obamacare website, a major increase from sign-ups in October.

Related stories:




© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

House Scrambles for Last-Minute Save of Border Bill

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 19:55 PM

Senate legislation giving President Barack Obama $2.7 billion to deal with tens of thousands of Central American migrant . . .

Joe Lieberman: America Risks Alliances, Security, Freedom

Friday, 01 Aug 2014 06:41 AM

America has "reacted ambivalently, slowly or not at all" in crises around the globe, and it's not only risking important . . .

Truce Crumbles: 40 Killed in Gaza, Rockets Hit Israel

Friday, 01 Aug 2014 06:20 AM

A Gaza ceasefire crumbled only hours after it began on Friday, with at least 40 Palestinians killed by Israeli shelling  . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved