Emails show CMS knew small-business exchange would not be ready

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Dec 06, 2013 12:45 PM
The Obama administration knew as early as August that the small-business portal on healthcare.gov would not be ready by the Oct. 1 launch, but delayed admitting those problems until Nov. 27, according to documents released by House Republicans on Friday. In one colorful email exchange in mid-August, Henry Chao, the administration official charged with the development of the online insurance marketplaces, expresses frustration with delays from the private contractor working on the website.