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By Emily Miller
Obama is losing the debate on gun ownership, concealed-carry permits
Topic - Cheryl Campbell
The lead contractor on the bug-riddled website tied to Obamacare is set to tell Congress that it takes some blame for problems with the system but that a government agency called many of the shots ahead of the site's Oct. 1 debut and another contractor's work created a "bottleneck" among users on the front end of enrollment.
The Obama administration now concedes that the taxpayers didn't get first-rate service for the website the administration spent $634 million to build. Kathleen Sebelius, the secretary of Health and Human Services who was the construction foreman, tells CNN that the government contractors will now send their "A-Team" in a "tech surge" to fix things. Where has the A-Team been for the past three years? Why did we get only the taxi squad? The implementation for Obamacare was clearly an afterthought for a half-baked health care scheme.
"If there was a silver-bullet answer to that question, I'd give it to you," said Cheryl Campbell, a senior vice president at CGI Federal. "It is a combination of a number of things. It is not just a component of what CGI's responsible for. It's the end-to-end aspect that is the challenge."
"If given instruction by [the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services], we would be glad to turn [that feature] on," says CGI vice president Cheryl Campbell.