Sebelius Says Rocky ACA Launch Warrants Contracting Probe

Law360, New York (December 11, 2013, 2:33 PM ET) -- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius addressed the troubled rollout of the Affordable Care Act before a House committee on Wednesday, testifying that the insurance marketplace system is back on track and that her office is launching an investigation into its government contracting practices.

In a contentious hearing before the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Sebelius asserted that the infrastructure lapses and “hundreds of software bugs” that hobbled the early weeks of the federal HealthCare.gov website have been addressed and that the...
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