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May 20, 2014

One O’Care Enrollment Oct. 1

Yes… one.

Thanks to Judicial Watch, we now have a better idea of just how bad Healthcare.gov’s launch was. The watchdog group retrieved a 106-page report from the Department of Health and Human Services through a Freedom of Information Act request. Among the findings: “On October 1, there were 43,208 accounts created and 1 enrollment.” Yes, one enrollment on the first day. Additionally, “On October 2, 2013, the Obamacare website had 70,000 page views but only 5,000 were unique visitors, and 48% of registrations failed.” By the end of the month, “[T]here were 1,319,425 accounts created nationwide – but only 30,512 actual enrollments in Obamacare.” We’d say that qualifies as a disaster. More…

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