Let's call it for what it was: The debut of ObamaCare was
an utter disaster.
With three and a half years to work toward a specific
launch date of October 1, things were still all screwed up. Incredibly,
defenders of the failure said the process was more demanding than they
anticipated. I heard a comedienne the other day say that argument would
be like the people who run 1-800-Flowers saying they were surprised by
Here is a quick summary of what didn't work: People could
not log in, they encountered a constant error message, an inability to create
new accounts, frozen screens, confusing instructions, endless wait times, help
lines that put people on endless hold, lost passwords and usernames. In
short, nothing worked!
After three and a half years, failure. And the
President still calls this the signature accomplishment of his
administration. You decide.